July 23, 2018 / 8:07 AM / 10 months ago

Suicide bombing inside Erbil governorate: security sources

Kurdish security forces gather near an Erbil governorate building in Erbil, Iraq July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - One of the gunmen who entered the governorate building in Erbil, the seat of the Kurdistan Regional Government in northern Iraq, on Monday carried out a suicide bombing, a witness and Kurdish security sources said.

There was no immediate word on casualties. Two policemen were wounded as the attack unfolded.

Reporting by Azad Lashkari in Erbi and Ahmed Rasheed in Baghdad, Editing by Angus MacSwan

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