Coalition warplanes kill, wound 22 ISIS militants in Kirkuk

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Kirkuk ( On Monday, a security source in Kirkuk province said, that 22 elements of the ISIS group have been either killed or injured in air strikes by the international coalition in southwest of Kirkuk.

The source, who requested anonymity, informed IraqiNews, “Warplanes of the international coalition have carried out air strikes on a number of sites for the ISIS group militants in the area of al-Riyad in the district of al-Hawija, located 55 km southwest of Kirkuk,” pointing out that, “The air strikes resulted in killing 12 ISIS militants and injuring at least 10 others.”

“The air strike was based on accurate intelligence received by the coalition,” the source also added.

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