A member of an Iraqi Special forces intelligence team searches men for weapons in Mosul, Iraq November 27, 2016. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
BAGHDAD - 17 December 2017: A suicide bomber was killed on Sunday before blowing himself up outside a house in Iraq's Mosul, an Iraqi security source told
Iraqi Shafaq News.
“A bomber with an explosive belt was killed after one of the bombs he was carrying exploded while trying to blow himself up outside a house owned by the father of the former mayor of Mosul,” the source said.
“The blast left no casualties among civilians,” the source stressed.
Earlier in the day, a child was wounded as three suicide bombers attacked the house of the former chief of Qayyarah town.