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Iraqi Army Breaks up 40 ISIS Positions in Diyala

2018/10/21 | 10:35

(Iraq Now News)- Iraqi forces dismantled 40 positions belonging to the Daesh terrorist group in the eastern Diyala province, according to a local police officer on Saturday.

“Joint forces from the army, police and Hashd al-Shaabi militia launched a widespread military operation over the past days in eastern Diyala,” Police Captain Habib al-Shimari said.

He said two militants were also killed during the security swoop.

No information was yet available about casualties among Iraqi forces.

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