Jan 19, 2019, 9:48 AM
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Iraqi artillery attack kill, injure 35 ISIS forces

Tehran, Jan 19, IRNA – Commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) for Al-Anbar operation announced that the artillery units' attacks on ISIS positions have killed or injured 35 terrorists.

According to PMF website, Qassem Mosleh said after receiving exact information, the artillery units were able to target a group of ISIS terrorists who planned to attack PMF forces.

He added that some of ISIS ringleaders were also killed in this attack.

He went on to say that situation is under the control and PMF forces are monitoring enemies' moves.

Iraq in coordination with Syrian government has recently started air, mortar and Katyusha attacks on ISIS positions.

Earlier in an operation aiming at eradicating terrorism, the Iraqi F-16 jetfighters bombarded a Daesh (ISIS) gathering attended by 30 commanders of the terrorist group in Syria.

It is worth mentioning that Iraqi jetfighters have the permission to use the Syrian airspace to bomb Daesh positions.


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