Security forces storm Najifi Street in central Mosul

Security forces storm Najifi Street in central Mosul
Iraqi Counter-Terrorism forces.


Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) An officer in the elite Counter-Terrorism forces announced on Monday, that security forces stormed into al-Najifi Street, in central Mosul.

Major Ali Mohsen said in a press statement that troops of the Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) stormed into al-Najifi Street, in central Mosul.

Violent battles are currently taking place between security forces and members of the Islamic State terrorist group in the street, Mohsen added.

Nineveh Province is witnessing extensive military operations, after Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced launching an offensive to liberate the western side of the city of Mosul, in addition to capturing the last stronghold of the Islamic State in the city.


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