Six Asayish members killed in Salahaddin bombing24/07/2012 15:03
ERBIL, July 24 (AKnews)- A hand grenade attack in Tuz Khurmatu of Salahaddin province claimed the lives of six Asayish (Kurdish security) members and wounded four people.
The hand grenade targeted an Asayish convoy in Silo of Tuz Khurmatu (90km east of Tikrit) at around 02.00 p.m., said a source from Tuz Kkurmatu' Joint Coordination Center.
The attack claimed the lives of six Asayish members and seriously wounded two more members as well as two nearby Kurdish civilians.
The source said the Asayish victims were members of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP).
Taher Faqe, KDP's Asayish chief in Tuz Khurmatu, confirmed the news.
By Bryar Mohammed