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ISIS commander killed in Qa'm US-led coalition airstrikes

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US-led coalition airstrikes in al-Qa'im district, Anbar Governorate have killed ISIS commander Saddam Qeratty, security sources told the Baghdad Post Wednesday.


A large number of ISIS terrorists have been killed in the strikes, the sourcees said.


ISIS terror group captured large swathes of Iraq and Syria in June 2014.


But a US-backed offensive managed to liberate Tal Afar, the last stronghold of the terror group in Iraq.


In early July, Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, was declared fully liberated.