Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraq's southern Basra province | Reuters

 Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraqs southern Basra province
| Reuters

BAGHDAD Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing on a highway near oilfields in Iraq's southern Basra province on Friday.

Several people were killed in the attack, including civilians and members of the security forces.

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Updated Date: May 20, 2017 02:19:07 IST