20 Killed in Iraq; Burqa Ban in Mosul
According to a spokesperson, the Shi’ite militia Harakat
al-Nujab has sent
about a thousand fighters to Aleppo, Syria to fight the Islamic State militants
ISIS/Daesh has now banned
burqas and niqabs when entering security centers in Mosul,
after reports of veiled women attacking their troops.
At least 20 were killed and 16 were wounded:
A mortar attack on Qayara left two
dead and seven wounded.
In Baghdad, a bomb killed
one policeman and wounded four more in the Doura district.
A blast in Mahmoudiya left two
dead and five wounded.
In Mosul, an airstrike killed
Dozens more were killed
in Qaim and Rawa.