Security forces liberate three villages west of Makhmour

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

( Salahuddin – A source in Salahuddin province said on Sunday that the security forces gained control over three villages west of Makhmour.

According to information shared by the source, it was stated, “Forces of the 91st and 37th brigades as well as the Iraqi army’s 15th Division liberated the villages of al-Karama, al-Asriya and al-Mahal, west of Makhmour, from ISIS,” asserting that, “29 ISIS elements had been killed during the operation.”

“The engineering forces are currently cleansing the area of explosives,” the information added.

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