US-led coalition airstrike destroys car bomb, kills suicide bomber near Anbar

US-led coalition airstrike destroys car bomb, kills suicide bomber near Anbar

Airstrike by US-led coalition against Islamic State in Iraq.


Anbar (IraqiNews.com) Commander of the army’s 7th brigade, Major General Numan al-Zuwaei announced on Tuesday, that a truck and a booby-trapped vehicle, driven by a suicide bomber, were destructed, west of Anbar.

Zuwaei said in a press statement, “The international coalition air force bombarded, today, a truck carrying a booby-trapped vehicle, occupied by a suicide bomber, in Rawah District (230 km west of Ramadi).”

“The bombardment resulted in the destruction of the truck and booby-trapped vehicle, as well as killing the suicide bomber,” Zuwaei added.

It is worth to mention that security forces and tribes finished their preparations, to liberate the cities of Anah, Rawah and Qaim in Anbar Province from the Islamic State’s grip.


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