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Iraqi forces, ISIS terrorists clash near Kirkuk

Security forces launch operation in Kirkuk to eliminate ISIS cells
Iraqi forces have clashed with ISIS terrorists near Kirkuk, a security source said on Thursday.
According to the source, the terrorists ambushed the Iraqi forces in the village of Kubani of the district of Daquq.
The Iraqi forces fended off the attack, he said, giving no more details on how the clashes happened or what are the casualties on both sides.
This is not the first attack by the terror group in the area. It has intensified the attacks on the Iraqi forces and IMIS militias.
This comes as the Iraqi forces in partnership with the US-led coalition have crushed the presence of the terror group in Iraq except for some terror pockets.