Baghdad Baraa al-Shammari
September 14, 2016
Iraqi planes dropped on Wednesday, millions of leaflets on areas controlled by the organization of the Islamic State (Daesh) in theprovince of Mosul (northern Iraq), in preparation for the start of the decisive battle.
The Iraqi military media cell, in a statement, said the leaflets urged local residents to stay away from the sites and the headquarters of the organization, "Daesh", pointing out that the Iraqi air force planes made the biggest campaign to shed seven million Posted on 16 districts in Mosul.
She explained that "the leaflets dropped on the city of Mosul, and towns Ba'shiqah and Hamam al-Alil and Shora and Mahlbah Hamdania and Bartila and Ahamidat and Nimrod and Baaj and Qahtaniyah and urban and Tal Afar and Alaaadih, Kairouan and Tel Abth," indicating that "publications designed to inform the local population in Mosul, the great victories achieved during regain control of Iraqi cities battles and inflict elements (Daesh) heavy losses. "
Also it called on civilians to move away from the headquarters, associations and stores "Daesh", and areas of their presence. He urged all those involved with them to leave immediately, before the start of the decisive phase of the battle, and the full preparedness of the recommendations that will be sent to them with special devices announced at the time.
Local residents said in Mosul, for "new Arab", said that the organization collect large amounts of those publications, and burned and ordered passers-by and residents of neighborhoods gathered after it published the streets of the cities controlled by the province of Nineveh.
Earlier, the commander of military operations in Mosul, Major General Najim al-Jubouri, said the military operations in the province will be launched soon, urging civilians to stay in their homes, and do not get out of.
The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, has confirmed that the army will raise the Iraqi flag in Mosul soon, noting that the Iraqi forces become ready for battle. He guessed the end of regulation, "Daesh" in the province before the end of this year.
Looks like they are getting ready to do this.