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Iraqi Police kill ISIS terrorist, destroy 3 dens in Diyala

Police forces killed two ISIS affiliated terrorists, in addition to destroying a number of dens in Diylaa province, spokesperson of the Interior Ministry Maj. Gen. Saad Maan announced Thursday.

Based on intelligence information, a joint force from Diala Police command and emergency battalions managed to kill an ISIS terrorist and destroy 3 dens, Maan said in a statement.

Although Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced full liberation of Iraqi lands and the end of war against ISIS in December 2017, Iraqi cities are witnessing acts of violence as terrorist group's sleeper cells continue to launch attacks targeting civilians and security forces.