5 killed in Daesh/ISIS attack in Iraq’s Diyala

BAGHDAD 

Five people were killed in a twin attack by suspected Daesh/ISIS militants in Iraq's eastern Diyala province on Sunday, according to a local police officer.

A roadside bomb exploded at a civilian vehicle in the town of Had Akhder, northeast of Diyala, the officer said on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media.

As security forces arrived at the scene, gunmen opened fire, causing the casualties, the officer...