[ltr]Fighting continues between the Iraqi army and the militant organization 'Daash', the terrorist Friday, near the city of Mosul, a stronghold of the militant group in northern Iraq, while the army repulsed counter attacks by militants in Daash drunk.
Correspondent 'Sky News Arabia' and reported that the fighting is concentrated in villages dominated by the Iraqi army, on Thursday, near Mosul, near the town drunk, located to the south of them.
Iraqi army repulsed a number of attacks by the inverse regulation during Thursday night, were mostly suicide according to our sources.
On the other hand, it intensified international US-led coalition aircraft, raids on sites 'Daash' south of Mosul, near the town of Qayyarah.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, describing the military operation as the first phase in the efforts to free the areas surrounding the city of Mosul, controlled by 'Daash' but besieged Kurdish forces from three sides.
The attack started from a drunken which thousands of Iraqi soldiers deployed in the past few weeks, and have set up base as well as Kurdish and American forces about 60 kilometers from Mosul distance.[/ltr]