Middle East

Sunni insurgents clash with Iraqi Shiite militia: security source

Members of Iraqi security forces chant slogans in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Baghdad: Sunni insurgents fought Iraqi Shiite militia at two locations in Diyala province Friday, a security source and a local official said.

The clashes took place in Udhaim, about 90 km (60 miles) north of Baghdad and in Muqdadiya, 80 km (50 miles) northeast of the capital.





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