The joint forces surrounded the Hamdania .. and Christyoha celebrating liberation in Erbil
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Turn the Peshmerga forces confirmed its readiness to cooperate with the Iraqi army stormed the Hamdaniya district. In the northern axis did not achieve any progress. It is the axis led by thearmy is scheduled to launch from the Mosul Dam.
In the meantime, the federal police announced the purge 352 km2 of southern Mosul areas since the start ofliberalization of Mosul operation three days ago.
And achieved a process carried out by the Iraqi forces and the Peshmerga, and is the largest in years, rapid progress in the first two days of its launch.
a senior officer said anti - terrorism forces were preparing to take control of croutons.
he said the officer, a colonel in the ground forces and was speaking from Qayyarah base, one of the largest headquarters of the Iraqi security forces in the region, told AFP : "We Nhasr Hamdania now."
" we are preparing a plan to storm it and cleared after that." He continued , "There are pockets and a battle and sent ( the terrorists) car bombs, but this will not benefit them."
Celebrated hundreds of Christians in Arbil, the capital of the Kurdistan region, on Tuesday evening, theprogress of Iraqi forces about their city that had to flee them , while dominated by the organization Daesh two years ago.
He said a security source in an interview with (long - Presse), " the joint forces gained control over parts of the South west side of the Hamdaniya district". "
the source added that" the joint forces continues to advance from the north - east axis direction of the city ofMosul to encircle the city in preparation for editing. " on the
other hand, said Maj . Gen. Farman Kamal, the deputy chief of staff in the Peshmerga forces, said that " theorganization of Daesh used secret tunnels in the form of organized networks in all south - east of Mosul areas, there is stiff resistance by elements of the organization."
he said the military commander in an interview with (long - Presse ) that " the Iraqi army imposed a security cordon arbitrator from several directions on Hamdaniyah Center, southeast of Mosul, which is still under the control of elements of the organization."
the leader of the Peshmerga that " the Iraqi army will come to the district center in the coming hours, and thePeshmerga forces We are fully prepared to provide any assistance and support to the Iraqi army if asked to do so. " He pointed out that "there is a high coordination among all the forces involved in the editing operations to the presence of a joint operations room led international coalition and the Iraqi army and theMinistry of Peshmerga."
Deputy Chief of Staff of the Peshmerga and stressed that " We do not have up to date information on thewhereabouts of civilians or their numbers within the Hamdaniya district center . " in
turn, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan ( PUK ) in Nineveh province, announced that the Peshmerga forces repulsed the attacks to organize Daesh on the axis of Sinjar, west of Mosul.
he said Ghias Alsurja, official media Patriotic Union of Kurdistan ( PUK ) , said that" the Peshmerga forces supported by aviation international coalition repulsed attacks to organize Daesh on axis of Sinjar, west ofMosul, on the one hand silo Sinjar. "
He added Alsurja, in an interview with (long - Presse), that" the organization Daesh used in three car bombs ,all of which had been blown attacks. "
, the joint Special operations command, that revealed the presence of elements organize Daesh within the city of Mosul , a 4000 element.
the team operations commander of the first corner student Hgati in an interview with (long - Presse), that "there is a high coordination between the various military units Almottaghvlh towards the city of Mosul to release it from the organization Daesh terrorist", stressing that "all the pieces continue their tasks in all thefighting axes in the city. "
he added Hgati that" according to intelligence estimated the number of elements of al - Daesh who wereinside the city of Mosul , 4,000. "
in the meantime, the federal police command confirmed, that Qtatha" managed to purge 352 km2 of southern Mosul areas since the start of military operations to cleanse the city of Mosul from the control of theorganization Daesh. "
Furthermore, he informed the popular crowd, in a brief statement received (range Press), a copy of which," the rapid reaction of the Federal police and the attribution of the popular crowd forces managed to free thevillages of al - Shami and Khirbet iron and egg, left southern coast of the city of Mosul. "
as a security source said (range Press)," the band ninth armored Brigade 35 in the Iraqi army managed to free the village of Kani Theft of hand Nimrod. "