2021-01-12

Seven”Islamic State” militants were killed in northern Iraq

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Xinhua News Agency, Baghdad, January 12th (Reporter Zhang Miao) The Iraqi military said on the 12th that the US-led combat against extremist organizations The”Islamic State” League of Nations killed 7 when the sky attacked the hiding place of the”Islamic State” armed forces in Kirkuk province in northern Iraq Militants.

The Iraqi Joint Operations Command issued a statement saying that at dawn that day, the League of Nations carried out an air strike against the”Islamic State” hideout in the southern mountainous area of ​​Kirkuk. The Iraqi security forces who arrived later discovered explosive devices, communication equipment and tunnels in the hiding place.

In December 2017, Iraq announced a historic victory against the”Islamic State”, but there are still remnants of extremists in Iraq waiting for an opportunity to launch attacks. (End)