Two terrorists killed, two suspects arrested and improvised explosive devices and mortar rounds found in several villages in Kirkuk

BAGHDAD, The Federal Police Forces killed two terrorists, arrested two suspects and found improvised explosive devices and mortar rounds in several villages in Kirkuk.

The Spokesman of the Center for Security Information Brigadier Yehia Rasool said in a statement that "the federal police units within the Operations of the province of Kirkuk carried out a search operation in the areas and villages of (Sultan Abdullah _ Renji _ large siege _ Saad _ Zidan bridge - Khazifi - large Marata - Small Marawa - Kawaz Arab_ Al-Manzala, Al-Aqula, Baboujan, Bireima, Mansouriya and Salamiya. The operation resulted in the destruction of 4 caches and the dismantling of 5 explosive devices. Two suspects were also arrested and /10/ 60 mm mortar rounds were found.

He added that "after receiving information about the intention of terrorist elements for targeting electric power transmission towers were ambushed and killed two terrorists and wounding another, where they were carrying explosive materials, explosive devices, as well as finding an explosive device in the area of Al Badir.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency

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