A shepherd martyred and another one injured by an explosive device explosion in Diyala

Baquba A shepherd was killed and another one was wounded in an explosive device explosion northeast of Baquba, Diyala governorate center.

A security source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) today that an explosive device was placed on the side of a dirt road near the Naw Duman area on the outskirts of Khanaqin district, northeast of Baquba, which resulted in the death of a 15-year-old shepherd and the injury of another.

He added that a security force cordoned off the scene. The injured was transferred to a nearby hospital.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency