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Iraq, Iran-allied IMIS prepare to attack Peshmerga in NW Mosul


Iraqi army, backed by Iran-allied IMIS Militias are planning to launch an imminent attack against Peshmerga forces in parts of Mosul, Kurdistan security council warns.


In a tweet early on Thursday, Kurdistan Region security council said, "Imminent attack expected by Iraqi forces and Iranian-backed IMIS on Peshmerga in NW Mosul despite KRG's calls for talks".


Parts of the diverse province were included in the September 25 independence referendum which included disputed or Kurdistani areas claimed by both Erbil and Baghdad.

Last Modified: Thursday، 26 October 2017 01:55 AM