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US-backed iraqi forces prepare for recapturing Qa'im, says spokesman

Iraqi forces

Spokesman for Anbar Tribal Mobilization Ghassan al-Ethawy said Sunday that US-backed Iraqi  forecs were preparaing for liberating Qa'im town aftr fully retaking Akashat.


In a statement, Etahwy said, "Our forces are preparing for liberating Qa'im afetr liberating Akashat in a record time".


Iraqi forces launched on Saturday an otperation to retake districts western Anbar, the last strongholds of ISIS terror group.


Later in the day, securiy officials declared they fully recapttured Akashat.