A Peshmerga forces member stands as smoke and flames rise after Daesh's attack on an oil-well in Kirkuk's Bay Hassan village, Iraq on July 31, 2016. (Hejar Reşit - Anadolu Agency)
BAGHDAD - 12 Aug 2017: Three elements of the Kurdish Peshmerga forces were killed on Saturday, while eight others were wounded in an attack carried out by Daesh terrorist group in southern Kirkuk governorate, a security source said.
Meanwhile, a local source in Diyala said that three electricity towers were blown up in northeastern Baghdad by unidentified gunmen.
Security bodies have opened a probe into the incident, he added.