Kurdish Media Office Attacked; 87 Killed in Iraq

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Kurdish Media Office Attacked; 87 Killed in Iraq

Canon Andrew White, the Vicar of Baghdad, was suspended
from the charity Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East for
allegedly paying ransoms to gain the freedom of Islamic State sex slaves.

At least 87 were killed and 21 more were wounded:

Five
people were injured
in a grenade attack on the Rudaw Media Network
headquarters in Erbil.

In Kirkuk, militants executed five
civilians
.

Gunmen on a road near Balad Ruz killed
five detainees
being transported in a security convoy.

In Tuz, militants killed
two people
and kidnapped three more. A gunman killed
a civilian
.

A bomb at a Husseiniya market killed
one person and wounded eight more
.

Security forces killed
40 militants
in the region around Shirqat and Qayara.

In Mosul, an airstrike killed four militants,
including a Kurdish leader. Unknown groups killed
five militants
in grenade attacks at two locations. More strikes killed
23 militants and wounded eight
.

Security forces in Mukhisa killed
a militant officer
.

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