Turkman headman killed in house blast16/08/2012 17:47
ERBIL, Aug.16 (AKnews)- A Turkman headman of Tuz Kurmatu parish was killed today when his house was exploded.
Mushtaq Ahmed, the headman of Imam Ahmed neighborhood, was killed and his wife and three of his sons were wounded in the explosion, said Anwar Hidayat, a police officer in Tuz Khuramtu, 88km southeast of Kirkuk.
The source added also today a police convoy struck a bomb on Tikrit-Tuz Khurmatu road but police was safe in the attack.
Series of bombing in Kirkuk today left behind 70 people wounded and dead.
By Bryar Mohammed