Feb 23, 2019, 4:50 PM
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ISIS kills 6 fishermen in southern Iraq

Baghdad, Feb 23, IRNA – The terrorist group ISIS (Daesh) in its new crime killed six Iraqi fishermen in Lake Tharthar, Al-Anbar Province.

According to Iraqi media, Najaf Hospital announced that it had delivered dead bodies of six Iraqi fishermen.

Daesh terrorists have recently started kidnapping and killing citizens in Al-Anbar Province.

Earlier, the ISIS kidnapped 12 people in Nukhayb, southern Al-Anbar Province while they were picking mushroom and killed six of them.

Meanwhile, earlier Iraqi Bomb disposal center announced that four improvised chemical grenades remaining from the ISIS (Daesh) terrorists were discovered in Mosul, Nineveh Province, northern Iraq.

The bombs have been discovered by Iraqi security forces from the rubbles which remained after the ISIS occupied the area.

Nineveh Province was liberated from Daesh in 2017.

Despite the fact that end of Daesh military attacks had been declared earlier, the ISIS terrorists' sporadic attacks are still underway in Kirkuk, northern Iraq, and in western parts of the country as well.

Meanwhile, earlier in another attack in Diyala Province in eastern Iraq, two members of Iraqi federal police were killed.

Commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) for Al-Anbar operation Qassem Mosleh earlier announced that the artillery units' attacks on the ISIS positions have killed or injured 35 terrorists.

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


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