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Security forces recapture Dikat Baraka district in Old City of Mosul

Iraqi security forces

Iraqi security forces have recaptured Dikat Baraka district and Sheikh al-Shat in the Old City of Mosul, We Are Coming, Nineveh Operations Command said on Saturday.

In a press statement, Operations Commander Gen, Abdul-Amir Rashid Yarallah said that this victory was achieved after inflicting heavy casualties on ISIS terrorists.

The operations command also announced on Staurday that its forces liberated Bab al-Tob neighborhood, al-Sagha market and al-Nujaifi street in the Old City of Mosul.

This comes as US-backed Iraqi forces, supported by Iranian-backed Sectarian IMIS Shiite militias ousted ISIS terrorists from Mosul and currently are sweeping the war-torn city to oust ISIS remnants from it.

Last Modified: Saturday، 08 July 2017 10:03 PM