Several citizens martyred and others were injured in Qaa following 4 terrorist explosions

Monday, 27 June 2016

The Army Headquarters - Directorate of Orientation issued the following statement:

At 4.20 this morning, a terrorist exploded himself in Qaa in front of a citizen’s residence. That terrorist explosion was followed by 3 others executed by 3 terrorists who exploded themselves using explosive belts consecutively in the road parallel to the mentioned residence. The explosions resulted in the martyrdom of several citizens and the injury of others including 4 soldiers who were members of army patrols that attended the location of the first explosion. Furthermore, Army forces cordoned off the targeted area and initiated a wide search operation in the village and its surroundings in order to locate suspects. Moreover, several military experts attended the location in order to inspect the explosion locations and military police took over the investigation in the incident.