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35 ISIS fighters killed by artillery shelling south of Mosul

Iraqi forces. Archival photo.
Iraqi security forces. Archival photo.


(IraqiNews.com) Nineveh – On Wednesday, a source in Nineveh Liberation Operations Command announced killing 35 ISIS fighters in an artillery shelling targeted their gathering south of Mosul (405 km north of Baghdad).

The source said in a statement followed by IraqiNews.com, “A force from Nineveh Liberation Operations Command shelled a gathering belonging to ISIS in Khayata village in Qayyara District (60 km south of Mosul), killing 35 ISIS militants.”

The source, who requested anonymity, added, “The security forces continue to target ISIS headquarters in Qayyara District.”


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