Military Periscope Logo

Electric Towers Bombed In Diyala Province

June 20 2012


Electrical transmission towers and lines in central Iraq have come under an insurgent attack, Reuters reports.

Seven pylons were bombed Wednesday in Udhaim, northern Diyala province, a local electricity official said.

Udhaim was long a stronghold of Al-Qaida in Iraq.

Power to the town of Khalis and parts of Baghdad was completely shut down, the official said. No casualties were reported.

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

(+1) 202-450-3967

©Military Periscope 2022

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.