Daesh militants carry out chemical attacks in Iraq, media report

Militants of the Daesh terrorist group have carried out two chemical attacks on a suburb of the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, as a result of which one child died and about 600 people suffered from suffocation and dehydration.

According to representatives of the local authorities, the attack was carried out on Saturday morning when the locality of Taza, near Kirkuk, was attacked by rockets packed with chemicals, Associated Press reports.