Mine kills three Iraqi soldiers in Khanaqin

In the southern Kurdistan region of Khanaqin, three Iraqi soldiers were killed and four others injured in a mine explosion.

A mine exploded in the Khanaqin (Xaneqin) city in Diyala Governorate on Tuesday evening.

The explosion hit a vehicle of the Iraqi soldiers patrolling in the area, leaving 3 soldiers dead and 4 others wounded.

According to RojNews, PUK Committee Member Mihemedî Hacî Umer stated that the explosion occurred in the vicinity of the Keshkuk village.