After expelling ISIS, Iraqi bomb squads begin clearing Tikrit

April 2, 2015 6:20 PM

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After expelling ISIS, Iraqi bomb squads begin clearing Tikrit

Iraqi Army (EOD) team search for bombs on the main road between Baghdad and Tikrit, 80 miles (130 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Iraqi security forces battled the last remaining pockets of Islamic State militants in Tikrit on Wednesday and were expected to gain full control of the city "within the coming hours," said Iraqi Interior Minister Mohammed Salem al-Ghabban. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed) (The Associated Press)

Iraqi security forces deploy in an area where a sign that belongs to the Islamic State group is put up in Tikrit, 80 miles (130 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, April 2, 2015, a day after Iraqi security forces backed by Shiite militiamen took control of the city from Islamic State milit...

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