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Iraqi forces seize arms depot in Baghdad

Iraqi forces seize weapons stockpile in Baghdad

Iraqi forces seized an arms depot in southern Baghdad, Baghdad Operations Command said in a statement Saturday.

A joint force of 55th Brigade, 17th Infantry Battalion, and Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) swept the area in southern Baghdad and discovered the depot.


Earlier on Friday, Iraqi forces seized another weapons depot at al-Bakir neighborhood in Hit District, Anbar Governorate.


The depot contained 130 missiles,  and 200 kilograms of explosives. 

This came as the US-led coalition is supporting and helping the Iraqi forces to liberate ISIS-controlled territories in Baghdad.

Last Modified: Saturday، 29 July 2017 01:40 PM