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70 Iraqi Soldiers Killed, Scores Injured, in Al-Ramadi and Haditha, in Attacks by Islamic State Fighters

January 5, 2016 


70 Iraqi soldiers were killed in Ramadi by Islamic State fighters, on January 5, 2015 yeqen  


70 Iraqi Soldiers Killed in Al-Ramadi and Haditha, in Attacks by Local Resistance

Yeqen, Tuesday, January 5, 2016

More than 70 Iraqi soldiers were killed and more were injured in attacks targeting them in the center and western areas of the city of Al-Ramadi, capital of Al-Anbar Province, in Iraq.

News sources reported that two armed men detonated two car bombs in the headquarters of Iraqi Army in Al-Nakheeb area, southwest of Ramadi, which led to the complete destruction of the headquarters. Then, other armed men attacked the (destroyed) headquarters and killed about 50 Iraqi soldiers.

Other (Islamic State) fighters regained control over the towns of Al-Sakran, Al-Sha'i, and parts of Barwana.

A government source told news sources that another major (Islamic State fighters') attack targeted the government building in Haditha District, west of Ramadi, resulting in the killing of 11 and injuring 30 Iraqi soldiers. Clashes have continued in the Haditha District and the neighboring towns.

At least, 10 more Iraqi soldiers were killed, and others were injured, in a car bomb attack at the center of Al-Ramadi city.  


الأنبار : عشرات القتلى والجرحى من الجيش الحكومي بهجمات ‏استهدفتهم ‏

تاريخ النشر : الثلاثاء 05-01-2016 02:50 مساء

قتل اكثر من 70 عنصرا من الجيش الحكومي واصيب اخرون جراء هجوم مسلح وتفجيرات استهدفتهم في مناطق غربي ووسط مدينة الرمادي مركز محافظة الانبار.  

مصادر صحفية قالت إن " اثنين من المسلحين فجرا عربتين ملغمتين في مقر فوج تابع للجيش الحكومي بمنطقة (النخيب) جنوب غربي الرمادي، ما ادى الى تدميره تماما، ثم اقتحم مسلحون المقر، وقتل نحو (50) جنديا حكوميا بهذا الهجوم، كما سيطر المسلحون على بعض البلدات مثل (السكران) و(الشاعي) واجزاء من (بروانة)".  

وأضافت المصادر أن قضاء حديثة غربي الرمادي نقلا عن مصدر حكومي شهد "مقتل احد عشر عنصرا من الجيش الحكومي وإصابة ثلاثين اخرين بهجوم مسلح استهدف القضاء ، مبينة ان الاشتباكات لازالت متواصلة في القضاء وبلدات قريبة منها ".  

واشارت المصادر أن "مالايقل عن 10 من الجيش الحكومي قتلوا واصيب اخرون جراء انفجار سيارة ملغمة على تجمع لهم في وسط مدينة الرمادي ". يقين نت + وكالات

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