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47 explosive devices seized in Alas oil field in Salahuddin's Tikrit

47 explosive devices seized in Alas oil field in Salahuddin's Tikrit
Iraqi security forces seized 47 explosive devices in Alas oil field east of Tikrit in Salahuddin governorate, security media center announced on Thursday.

In a statement, Brig. Gen. Yehia Rasul said that this came as Salahuddin Operations launched a search in  Alas oil field which falls in hands of ISIS terror group in 2014.

In December, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the full victory over ISIS terror group, roughly after a nine-month offensive in Mosul, ISIS last major stronghold.

Iraqi security forces swept several governorates to purge them from ISIS remnants.
Last Modified: Thursday، 12 April 2018 04:44 PM
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