Iraqi forces. Archival photo.
(IraqiNews.com) Anbar – The President of Anbar Council, Sabah Karhot, announced on Wednesday, that the security forces and al-Hashed al-Shaabi fighters managed to retake strategic areas in Ramadi, pointing out that Zankura area and large parts of the Albu Risha have been liberated.
Karhot said in an interview for IraqiNews.com, “The security forces were able to regain control of strategic areas in Ramadi, including Zankura, Albu Jlib, al-Adnaniyah and large parts of Albu Risha.”
He added, “The security forces managed to liberate the Five Kilo area west of Ramadi area, causing very significant material and human losses in the ranks of ISIS.”