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10 ISIS terrorists killed in military offensive in southern Mosul

At least ten ISIS terrorists were killed during a joint military operation to clear southern Mosul areas from remnants of the terror group.

In a statement. the war media cell said that SWAT forces in Nineveh police supported by the aerial coverage of the international coalition stormed a 7km- cave in al-Shora area in southern Mosul where ISIS terrorists hid.

The statement added that the operation carried out today aims is to drain the sources of terrorism in Nineveh province.

Iraqi Prime minister Haider al-Abadi announced in December the full victory on ISIS terror group.

Since then security forces swept several cities and southern borders where terrorists keep control of some pockets.