Militia Loots Sunni Village; 46 Killed in Iraq

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Militia Loots Sunni Village; 46 Killed in Iraq

Residents of Pir Zhabi, a Sunni village near Tuz
Khormato
, said
Shi’ite militiamen chased them out of their homes, and then looted the
buildings before setting them on fire. Sheikh Sa’ir Bayati, an Arab tribal
representative, further explained that militiamen have been harassing and
kidnapping civilians from villages in the Tuz Khormato area.

At least 46 were killed and 16 were wounded:

A bomb killed
two people and wounded eight more
in Taji.

A sticky bomb on a car in Haswa wounded
two security personnel
.

Gunmen attacked a militant security base in Baaj. Two
of the gunmen were killed
, but so were five
militants
, including a Daesh security expert.

In Mosul, a veiled woman shot dead five
militants
. Five
more militants were killed
by unknown assailants.

Nine
militant experts were killed
in a strike on an ammo warehouse in Hadar.

An airstrike on Tal Afar killed
seven militants
.

Five
militants were killed and six were wounded
in a strike in Qayara,
including a leader.

In Haditha, a strike killed
four militants
.

Security forces killed
two militants
in Khalidiya.

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