ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) militants killed at least one Iraqi policeman in Daquq district, south of Kirkuk, an official confirmed on Wednesday.
Speaking to BasNews, Daquq Mayor Lwiss Khizhir pointed out that the jihadists of the Islamic State attacked a police checkpoint in an area between the villages of Fariq and Mansoor on Tuesday night.
He further explained that at least one policeman was killed by the jihadist group's snipers.
The militants escaped the area after the attack, he concluded.
There is a serious resurgence in Islamic State’s activities in various areas of Kirkuk province lately.