Army frees two villages south of Mosul and progressing toward Qayyarah
BAGHDAD / Rotzr - long-Presse
he said an Iraqi officer from the ruins Jabr village, adjacent to the village of al - Haj Ali , who took control recently, if Daash fighters they resisted at first , but when they saw the force withdrew.
located Haj Ali , a village on the eastern banks of the Tigris River in the face of Qayyarah stronghold Daash organization where there is an airstrip and the town will become a center for the start of the process of therestoration of Mosul. As reported by "Routers."
Has sent military reinforcements to Baghdad North drunken area this year and began operation in March / March and described it as the beginning of a larger campaign to wrest control of Mosul , the largest city in thegrip of militants. The combined forces seized since then a number of villages on the east bank of the Tigris River.
Threw process commander blamed the slow pace of its progress on the lack of tanks and said he did not have not enough troops to control the land taken out of the organization.
And sent an armored brigade to drunk last week Besides boats and bridges so that troops can cross the Tigris River all the way to the town of Qayyarah , which means control also isolate the territory dominated by theorganization to the south and east.
a source in the leadership of the Liberation of Nineveh operations revealed, yesterday morning, (long -Presse), killed 20 members al Daash bombing of flight international Alliance of targeted sites to organize, south of Mosul.
the source said in an interview with the (long - Presse), said that " the international coalition aircraft bombed this morning, a gathering of members of al - Daash in Haj Ali of the hand Qayyarah village, south of Mosul, which killing 20 members of the organization. "
The source , who asked not to be named, said : " The international coalition aircraft supporting the Iraqi forces during the operations to liberate the villages south of Mosul and is targeting the sites and organizing rallies. " A source in the Nineveh operations command confirmed, 12 June 2016, starting large - scale military operation command edit Nineveh operations troops participating in air support from the international coalition to liberate villages belonging to the hand Qayyarah, south of Mosul planes.
In a related development, announced the military media cell, yesterday, take a flight the Iraqi air force, thousands of leaflets to residents Alkwyr spend southeast of Mosul.
the media cell in a statement received (range Press), a copy of it, that " the aircraft of the Iraqi air force dropped yesterday, thousands of leaflets to spend Alkwyr southeast of Mosul."