ISIS claims responsibility for Iraq attacks

(VOVWORLD) - The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s suicide attacks that killed at least 52 and injured 91 in Nasriyah city, southern Iraq. 
ISIS claims responsibility for Iraq attacks - ảnh 1                 Investigators at the scene of the Nasriyah attack, Iraq, on September 14, 2017            (Photo: Xinhua/VNA)

ISIS gunmen on Thursday attacked a restaurant in Nasriyah, before fleeing in a vehicle and exploding it at a nearby security checkpoint. The attackers were reported to have disguised themselves as members of Hashed al-Shaabi, a paramilitary group that once cooperated with anti-ISIS forces in northern Iraq.

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