A group of gunmen attacked the Iraqi Intelligence Service building in KirkukDecember 4, 2013 at 5:43 pm | Posted in Turkmens | Leave a comment
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A group of gunmen have attacked the Iraqi Intelligence Service building in Kirkuk following a car bomb blast in front of the building.
According to an article posted in Biz Türkmeniz at least 2 people were killed and 47 were wounded.
“This afternoon, December 4, a car bomb exploded in front of the building of the Iraqi Intelligence Service and after the blast, a group of gunmen attacked the building which is located on the Baghdad road in downtown Kirkuk.”
“The attackers were aiming to take control of the building but they were opposed by the security forces and there are dozens of casualties in the attacks,” the source added.
According to the local police source, the number of gunmen involved is not yet known but they had various light and heavy arms in their possession and there were also snipers at a distance targeting the building and the ambulances carrying the wounded to the hospital.