Bombers Return to Baghdad; 25 Killed in Iraq
Iraqi troops advancing from the south met troops arriving
from the east, after forces were able to capture
the village of Ajhala, just north of the Qayara air base.
Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter offered
Iraqi officials new bomb detectors and the assistance of such personnel as
Army Lt. Gen. Michael H. Shields, director of the Joint
Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency (JIDA).
over 80 percent of the internally displaced people residing in Dohuk
province’s refugee camps.
At least 25 people were killed, and 56 were wounded:
people were killed and 10 were wounded at a Mahmoudiya marketplace
when a bomb exploded.
In Mosul, four
doctors were executed for refusing to treat Daesh militants.
An airstrike on Albu Ali Jassim left four