Iraqi Air Force Kill 16 Terrorists On Iraqi- Syrian Border

BAGHDAD, 16 Daesh militants were killed by Iraqi air strikes on the Iraqi-Syrian border.

“The Iraqi Air Force carried out eight combat sorties from Tel Qasab landing strip, killing 16, destroying four vehicles carrying terrorists and destroying machine gun and two mortar detachments on the Iraqi-Syrian border.”

The commander of the operations of the island and the upper Euphrates, Lieutenant General Abdul Amir Yarallah announced yesterday morning, “The army forces and the popular mobilization embarked on a large-scale clearance of the island areas between (Nineveh – Anbar) within the second phase of the clearance operations of the island and Upper Euphrates.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency