ISIS bombs electricity transmission towers in Jalawla, Qarah Tapah

SULAIMANI – Islamic State (ISIS) bombs knocked down a number of electricity transmission towers between Qarah Tapah and Jalawla sub-districts northwest and southwest of Khanaqin in the province of Diyala.

Head of Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) office in Qarah Tapah, Mohammed Omer, told Voice of America on Tuesday (August 15) that it was the second time that the ISIS militants bombed electricity transmission towers in the area this week.

The Bomb disposal teams have also defused several bombs attached to the electricity transmission towers, Omer added.

“Besides bombing electricity towers, ISIS militants have also bombed a number of main roads,” Omer continued.


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Source: NRT.