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Iraqi army, police launch joint offensive to oust ISIS from Baqubah

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Iraqi Army in partnership with police forces launched a joint military operation to oust ISIS terrorists from Hodi al-Zor and Arab Jabbar districts in Baqubah governorate.

In a statement, the commander of Tigris Operations Lt. Gen. Mezher al-Azzawi said that that the operation is aimed at eradicating ISIS terrorists in western and eastern Baqubah.

After the milestone defeat of ISIS in Mosul city, its last major stronghold, Iraqi security forces began to sweep rest of Iraqi cities to purge them from ISIS remnants. 

Last Modified: Tuesday، 03 October 2017 02:06 PM