The PMF Announces The Start Of Clean-Up Operations Of The Islands Of Anbar And Al-Tharthar

BAGHDAD, The leader of the eastern Anbar axis in the popular mobilization forces, Karim al-Khakani announced on Tuesday the launch of an operation to clean the islands of Anbar and Tharthar from Daesh gangs in these areas.

“Forces of Anbar operations in eastern Anbar with the popular mobilization, Samarra operations and Baghdad operations backed by the Iraqi army began this morning to clean up the islands of Anbar and Tharthar from Daesh gangs in these areas,” Khakani said in a statement.

“The efforts are based on intelligence information to strike sleeping cells before moving,” he said, noting that “inspections and clearing operations aims to eliminate pockets, prosecute terrorists and limit the targeting of civilians and security forces.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency