5 killed in ISIS attack on Iraq's Diyala
5 people were killed and 6 others were wounded during an attack by the ISIS terrorists on the Iraqi province of Diyala.

Iraqi media announced early on Sunday that the remnants of ISIS terrorists in the country have launched a new operation in Diyala.

The attack was launched by hand grenades and sniper rifles, according to Sabereen News.

3 children were among the killed, according to the reports.

Iraqi security forces continue to search, clean and chase ISIS remnants throughout the country to ensure that ISIS and its fugitive elements do not reappear.

PMU forces managed to detain an ISIS terrorist who was in charge of foreign nationals and immigrants' affairs on Saturday.

Iraqi Armed Forces Spokesman Yahya Rasool also on Friday announced that Iraqi army killed a number of 13 ISIS elements in three provinces of the country.

In December 2017, after nearly three and a half years of fighting with the ISIS terrorist group, which occupied about a third of the country, the Iraqi government announced the liberation of all its territories from the hands of this terrorist group.

The remaining elements of ISIS are still active in areas of Baghdad, Saladin, Diyala, Kirkuk, Nainava and Anbar provinces.

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