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Five Islamic State insurgents captured in south of Mosul

Five Islamic State insurgents captured in south of Mosul

February 10, 2020 » Today News » /

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  • LLL-GFATF-ISIS Islamic State ISIS is an Islamic extremist terrorist organization controlling territory in Iraq...[+]

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The Iraqi security forces managed to capture five insurgents of the Islamic State (IS) in south of Mosul city on Sunday, Iraq’s Ministry of Interior said in a statement.

The militants were captured based on accurate intelligence information on the Mosul-Baghdad highway, the statement explained.

Some of the jihadists used to work in the insurgent group’s al-Hisbah, while the other three were militants of the so called Diwan al-Jund.

Iraq declared the “full victory” over the Islamic State (IS) in late 2017, but the jihadist group still poses a serious threat to the security forces and civilians in the liberated territories.

Source: Basnews

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