Army official survives assassination attempt14/02/2012 19:54
Wassit, Feb. 14 (AKnews) – An Iraqi army officer slightly survived assassination on Tuesday after he was attacked by armed men by silenced guns in Wasit province, south of Baghdad.
A security source told AKnews that the officer, whose rank declared as a Captain in the Iraqi army, was seriously injured in the attack in Wassit’s al-Swera district, 135 km north of the provincial capital Kut.
The attackers ran away after the attack, according to the source.
By Nabil al-Shayib