Seven local policemen killed in a suicide bombing in Dandan district, south of Mosul

MOSUL - Seven local policemen were killed by a suicide bomber targeting a local police checkpoint south of Mosul, a security source said.

The source told the National Iraqi News Agency that "a suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt blew himself up targeting a checkpoint in Dandan, killing seven policemen south of Mosul."

The source added that security forces immediately cordoned off the Dandan area and launched a search operation to search for other suicide bombers.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency