14 Iraq Kurds killed by Jihadists in battle over dam, oil facility (3)

The News International, Pakistan 2014.08.02 14:51
From Web Edition ARBIL: Kurdish troops fought off a jihadist attack on an oil facility and a dam near the Iraqi city of Mosul but lost 14 of their number in intense combat, Kurdish sources said Saturday. The Islamic State, which controls the northern city, "attacked a peshmerga post in Zumar (Friday) and a fierce battle erupted," an official in the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan told AFP.
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