Diyala Intelligence Chief survived an assassination attempt east of Baquba

Baquba / The Director of Intelligence of Diyala survived an assassination attempt when an explosive device targeted his convoy east of Baquba.

A security source told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) today that the Intelligence Director of Diyala Brigadier Ali al-Sudani survived an assassination attempt when a roadside bomb targeting his convoy near the Al-Nada area east of Baquba late last night.

The explosion wounded his driver and he was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, he said.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency