In Northern Iraq, three civilians and military were killed in the attacks of is militants*

© 2017 AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye Car of the Iraqi army. Archival photoIn Northern Iraq, three civilians and military were killed in the attacks of is militants*© 2017 AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye

Three civilians and one soldier were killed in two attacks by militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state»* in the province of Salah al-DIN in Northern Iraq, reports Xinhua news Agency.

As has informed Agency a source in the security forces of the country, the military were killed in clashes with militants in the West of the town of Baiji, 200 kilometers from Baghdad. It is noted that the security forces have eliminated three militants.

In addition, according to the Agency, in a mortar attack by militants near the town of Sargat killed three civilians.

Iraq remains a tense situation in connection with the activities of the terrorist group «Islamic state»*, seized part of the country. Militants attacks and attacks, where victims are often civilians.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia.

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