World, Middle East

15 Daesh terrorists killed in Iraq

9 others captured by security forces

Arif Yusuf and Said Ibicioglu   | 10.09.2019
15 Daesh terrorists killed in Iraq


Iraqi security forces killed 15 Deash terrorists Tuesday in north central Saladin province of Iraq.

Lieut. Numan al-Jouburi told Anadolu Agency clashes broke out in city’s north and Iraqi security personnel was supported with airstrikes.

He said in addition to the terrorists who were killed, nine others were captured.

In 2017, Iraqi authorities announced Daesh was beaten and the country gained territories once held by the terror group.

However, Daesh terrorists still have a presence in the rural areas of Anbar, Diyala, Kirkuk, Saladin and Mosul and perform acts of terrorism against civilians.

*Writing by Ali Murat Alhas

Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.
Related topics
Bu haberi paylaşın