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Reconciliation official escapes assassination in Samarra

Othman al-Shilshil reports for AK News:

Iraqi government’s National Reconciliation Official in Samaraa city, Salahaddin Province, survived an assassination attempt last night as unidentified gunmen attacked his house killing one and inuring the official.

A security source told AKnews that “the gunmen raided the house of Alaa Saih in Samaraa’s al-Howaish area last night. The attack resulted in the death of a visitor at Salih’s. Salih was also seriously wounded.”

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