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CTS kills suicide bomber in Tal Afar


An informed source said on Sunday a suicide bomber has been killed before targeting the security forces fighting ISIS in Tal Afar.

He added:"Counter Terrorism Services (CTS) has killed suicide bomber who wore an explosive belt and was intent on targeting the security personnel deployed in Tal Afar to fight ISIS."

On the first day of the offensive, Iraqi forces liberated several villages from the clutches of ISIS. And the forces are still advancing.

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday declared the start of an offensive to drive ISIS terrorists out of Tal Afar.