A suicide attack kills 4 soldiers in Boumerdès
El Khabar, 30 september 2008
Four elements of the National Army and Gendarmerie have been killed and seven injured following a suicide car bombing committed Monday at the fast-break time in Deles municipality, Boumerdès province, targeting a security checkpoint there.
Security sources said the suicide attacker was to target a military barrack in Takdamt locality, in Deles while attempting to penetrate the checkpoint with the car bomb; yet, elements of the Army and Gendarmerie have managed stopping him. The explosion of the car bomb killed four soldiers, in addition to the suicide attacker, whom still not identified, the same source added.
Security forces have surrounded the region yesterday morning, while Army forces have launched a wide racking operation in the fiefs of terror groups in Deles. To recall, the latter had witnessed a suicide attack, four months ago, against a military barrack killed 37 soldiers.
By A.B/ Translation A.A