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    ISIL Uses Explosive Bulldozer to Kill Iraqi General, Three Officers

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    Islamic State fighters rammed a bulldozer packed with explosives into an Iraqi army convoy, killing a senior commander and three officers.

    Islamic State fighters attacked an Iraqi army convoy using an explosive-laden bulldozer, killing a four-star general and three senior officers on Friday evening, Iranian Press TV reports.

    The incident took place in Iraq's Anbar province. After the bulldozer rammed into the convoy, the ISIL fighters opened fire, killing the commander of the Iraqi Army 1st Division, as well as a colonel and two lieutenant colonels.


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