Ramadi (NINA) – Source at the Border Guards in Anbar province said that one border guardsman killed and 2 others wounded in clashes near the Syrian borders with smugglers.
The source told NINA of Saturday, July 6, that the clashes erupted between border guards and smugglers on the Iraq-Syria border strip, when smugglers attempted to sheep, near the Waleed border outlet between Iraq and Syria.
He added that the clashes resulted in the killing of one border guardsman and seriously wounding 2 others, as well as destroying three trucks belonging to the smugglers.
The source went of saying that border guards force launched a security campaign searching for the smugglers who fled deep into the desert. / End.