An attack by Daesh organization on a security checkpoint foiled east of Baquba

A civilian was wounded by an explosive device east of Baquba last night.

A local source told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) today that an explosive device exploded within the border of the village of Sukuk in the southern area of Kanaan east of Baquba, injuring a civilian, followed by an attack by Daesh organization on a security point stationed in the vicinity of the village, and the attack was foiled without casualties.

He said that a reinforcement military force had arrived in the area and had taken tight security in anticipation of further attacks.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency