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In Iraq, suicide bomber kills six; five attackers shot dead

Updated: Nov 14, 2016 15:28 IST

Irbil [Iraq], Nov. 14 (ANI): A suicide bomber killed six people in Iraqi town of Ain Al-Tamur whereas security forces killed other five attackers, preventing them from detonating their devices.

According to the Iraqi Interior Ministry, the six suicide bombers had infiltrated the town, which is about 60 km (37 miles) southwest of Karbala, reports the CNN.

While security forces were successful in stopping five of the bombers, one managed to enter a house and detonate his vest, killing six people and injuring six more. (ANI)