At least 26 killed in attacks by Islamic State in Tikrit: Iraqi security sources, medics

Reuters News
Posted: Apr 05, 2017 2:32 AM

TIKRIT, Iraq (Reuters) - At least 26 people were killed, including 14 policemen, and over 40 wounded in attacks overnight by Islamic State militants in the city of Tikrit, north of Baghdad, Iraqi security and medical sources said on Wednesday.

(Reporting by Ghazwan Hassan and Ahmed Rasheed; writing by Maher Chmaytelli; Editing by Catherine Evans)