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Iraq Federal Police push deep in Zanjili, Shefaa in Mosul right bank

Federal Police forces

Iraqi Federal Police Forces (FPF) have resumed operations in the right bank of Mosul as they pushed deep into al-Zanjili and al-Shefaa neighborhoods, FPF commander Gen. Raed Shakir Jawdat said Thursday.

In a press statement, Jawdat said, "Federal Police forces surrounded ISIS' posts at al-Zanjili neighborhood after seizing their communication devices and shelled them with shoulder mounted rockets".

Police forces also killed 12 ISIS terrorists including Arab nationals.

He added that the forces had advanced 600 meters in the right bank of Mosul and currently approaching Bab Sinjar neighborhood which is considered the northern entrance to the Old City of Mosul district.

Last Modified: Thursday، 01 June 2017 06:45 PM