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Tuz Khurmatu: IMIS Clashes with ISIS Militants

Clashes were reported between the pro-Iranian IMIS militias and the ISIS jihadists in Tuz Khurmatu on Wednesday night, a spokesperson confirmed.

Ali Hashim, a spokesperson for the IMIS in Tuz Khurmatu, pointed out that the militiamen caught a number of ISIS militants in Chardakh village where they were attempting to plant bombs.

Soon after, he noted, clashes erupted between the two sides, which resulted in the wounding of a militiaman.

"The militants of ISIS escaped to an unknown area after the clash," the spokesperson concluded.