IS sets Badush Cement Factory ablaze in western Mosul

IS sets Badush Cement Factory ablaze in western Mosul
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Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) An officer in the elite Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) informed on Tuesday, that members of the Islamic State group burned Badush Cement Factory, in western Mosul.

CTS Officer, Major Ali Mohsen, said in a press statement, “The Islamic State group set Badush Cement Factory ablaze, after looting its contents.”

“Security forces also clashed with the Islamic State fighters, killing 15 militants and wounding 3 others,” Mohsen added.

Google Maps view of Badush Factory.

Noteworthy, Islamic State group is burning facilities and houses, as well as destroying bridges, to hinder the security and military operations that were launched to liberate western Mosul, and drive out the group’s militants.


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