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Twenty Islamic State militants remaining in last stronghold in Anbar


Twenty Islamic State militants remaining in last stronghold in Anbar

The number of remaining Islamic State militants is estimated at no more than twenty members at the group’s stronghold in western Anbar, an official said.

“The families that remained in Rawa are around 300 families. News that mentioned that they are besieged to be used at human shields are untrue as the militants are in defeated,” Hussein al-Okaidi, mayor of Rawa told Baghdad Today.

“After the IS blew up the only bridge in Rawa, security troops had to look for a way to the town through al-Rummana,” he added.

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Iraqy army forces reach to Islamic State’s stronghold in Anbar


Iraqy army forces reach to Islamic State’s stronghold in Anbar

The Iraqy army has announced troops arrival at the borders of Islamic State’s stronghold in west of Anbar, ahead of the last phase of operations there.

Sabah al-Noa’man, spokesperson for the army’s elite Counter-Terrorism Service, said, “troops arrived their positions near Qaim ahead of beginning the last phase of the operation of the town.”

Earlier today, the Iraqi forces halted their advance towards IS locations in Anbar province due to bad weather.

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Iraqi army warplanes kills 94 Islamic State members in Anbar


Military kills 94 Islamic State members in Anbar

Iraqi army warplanes killed 94 Islamic State militants in Anbar on Wednesday, including a senior leader close to the group’s supreme commander, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, military media reported.

The War Media Cell said that the air force, using intelligence services information, bombarded six IS locations in the town of Qaim. Several group entrenchments were destroyed in the strike, leaving 94 members dead.

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Iraqi army jets kill 13 Islamic State militants in western Anbar


Iraqi army jets kill 13 Islamic State militants in western Anbar

Thirteen Islamic State militants were killed in an airstrike in western Anbar on Wednesday, Ikhnews reported.

“Army jets shelled IS members gathering in Rawa and Qaim towns, western Anbar, killing 13 members, most of whom are foreigners,” the source said.

“IS transferred its main headquarters on main roads in the two towns to residential areas in the wake of army airstrikes,” the source said.

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U.S.-led coalition jets kill 13 Islamic State members in western Anbar


U.S.-led coalition jets kill 13 Islamic State members in western Anbar

Fighter jets from the U.S.-led coalition killed 13 Islamic State members in an airstrike that targeted their vehicles at the group’s strongholds in western Anbar, according to an army source.

Ikhnews quoted a military source at the army’s 7th division saying the jets pounded two vehicles and a rest house used by IS at the towns of Annah and Qaim, killing all of the 13 group members on board and at the house.

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