Bomb attack in Shengal leaves 4 wounded, including two reporters

Reporters of Çira TV and Çira FM radio station are among those wounded in an attack in the Yazidi town of Shengal (Sinjar).

The vehicle of journalists who traveled to Til Qeseb town of Shengal (Sinjar) to conduct interviews on the 10th anniversary of the 3 August 2014 genocide was targeted by a bomb attack in the centre of Shengal on their way back.

Four people were reportedly wounded as a result of the explosion, including two reporters of Çira TV and Çira FM radio station and the driver.

One of those wounded, reportedly in serious condition, was taken to Mosul Hospital, while the others were taken to Shengal Hospital for treatment.

Iraqi Security Forces and the local security unit, Êzidxan Asayish Forces, conducted investigations at the scene.