On Sunday, Lieutenant General Shaker Jawdat, the Federal Police chief said that his troops were able to foil an ISIS attack on the town of Hawija in Kirkuk Province. The militants were targetting on-duty security troops with a booby-trapped lorry.
On Monday Islamic State (IS) militants blew up electricity an electricity pylon in the district of Hawija in Kirkuk Province, leaving the distract in complete darkness. In the past month IS has targeted many pylons throughout the Kirkuk province.
Libyans displaced from Tawergha are hoping that they can return home after the signing of the reconciliation pact with the town of Misrata. However many of them are now discovering that the route home is filled with obstacles and hardships.