International Alliance: no choice “Daesh” in Mosul, only surrender or yard


27/04/2017 22:49:00

Khandan – said a spokesman for the international coalition led by theUnited States against the organization “Daesh” terrorist John Dorian, Iraqi forces backed by coalition forces reached the most difficult stage in the liberation of the city of Mosul from “Daesh”.

He explained Dorian in an interview with the channel “free” that thebattle to liberate the rest of the western side of the connector represents a great difficulty, having resorted to the remaining elements of the “Daesh”, in addition to a large number of civilians.

The spokesman added that Iraqi forces backed by coalition is adifficult job of clearing the tunnels and buildings built by “Daesh” to take shelter from the blows of these forces.

With regard to endanger the lives of civilians at risk as a result ofmilitary operations, durian confirmed that the Iraqi forces attach great importance to the protection of civilians, while the coalition operations assigned by artillery, indicating that the process is done with great caution because of the presence of civilians.

He pointed out that the coalition forces as well as Iraqi forces have thecapacity to disrupt “Daesh” movements in western Mosul and trapping elements, adding that the organization generated no choice but to”surrender or annihilation,” where he can not elements of theorganization to escape from the besieged area, as it can not berestored They lost land for the benefit of the Iraqi forces.

Said Dorian in this context that the morale of the organization is very bad because of the blockade.

Durian promised that the area west of Mosul , will return full Iraqi forces and will raise the Iraqi flag over the buildings.


Iraqi PM to Declared Mosul Fully Liberated in Few Days: Report


Iraqi PM to Declared Mosul Fully Liberated in Few Days: Report


SOFIA — The northern Iraqi city of Mosul will be declared “fully liberated” from the so-called Islamic State (IS) next Saturday, a source close to the Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday.

According to the source the Iraqi flag will be raised in the entire of Mosul and the last bullet will be fired by the Prime Minister himself on Saturday as the forces expect to retake the last few areas of the city from the IS militants in the next two days, The Baghdad Post reported.

Hossem al-Abar, a member of the Nineveh Province Council said that the Old City of Mosul and the Grand Mosque of Nuri were the birth place of the self-proclaimed Islamic “caliphate” and the Iraqi forces will defeat the extremist group at the same areas.

Abar explained that only few neighborhoods in the city are remaining under IS-control among which are the districts of al-Maqbara, al-Senaat, and al-Tahrir, but some of those areas have already been encircled by the Iraqi army. However, he said that if the Old City is recaptured then the entire city will be declared liberated, as the area is vital for the progress of the ongoing military operation.

In addition, security expert Ahmed al-Sherifi said that the end of the ongoing offensive against IS in Iraq is to be reached in the nearest future, as the forces are currently aiming to liberate the neighborhood of al-Hadar, after which Tal Afar will be liberated and the city will be declared fully liberated in a few days.

The Iraqi government backed by the US-led coalition launched an operation for liberating the city if Mosul in October last year with the support of the Kurdish Peshmerga forces and the government-backed Shi’ite militia Hashd al-Shaabi. By the beginning of 2017, the forces managed to fully liberated the entire eastern part of the city, which then allowed them to focus on the next phase of the operation aiming to recapture the remaining western and central parts of Mosul.

Ghanimi to a US general: the necessity of securing equipment and weapons security to our units.


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{Baghdad: Euphrates News} Army Chief of Staff confirmed the team’s first corner Othman Ghanimi, on Thursday, the need for continued international support for security forces in the field of securing equipment and weapons.
A statement by the Ministry of Defense, the agency {Euphrates News}, a copy of it, that Ghanimi “received met on Thursday, the director of the US Office of Security Cooperation in Iraq , General McCain, to discuss cooperation and coordination between the two sides in all fields.”
He praised the Chief of Staff, according to the statement, ” the great efforts made by the Office to provide logistical support and the continuation of work and coordination on the ongoing liberalization of the city of Mosul , military operations and to provide the requirements of the battle.”
He called for ” the need to continue securing equipment and weapons security to our units , with all its different forms and configurations.”
For his part , General McCain, that ” the international coalition forces continue to provide support and support possible Iraqi security forces , which is fighting a decisive battle on behalf of the world against the forces of evil and darkness of Daesh terrorist” .anthy


The opening of the office of the airline in Mosul


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[Baghdad: Wayne]
General Company of Iraqi Airways announced that it will open an office in Mosul , actually the left side of the city of Nineveh after it was closed due to the security conditions and the entry Daesh takfiri.
According to a company statement received by all of Iraq [where] “The opening will be after making sure that all the procedures, processing and rehabilitation of the entire office and will also be re-former employees who were working between the office and the airport of Mosul, totaling seventy-two employees who work at the present time between Baghdad offices, Erbil and Kirkuk. ”

Trump to visit Iraq next month


04/27/2017 11:38

Trump to visit Iraq next month

Likely deputy close to Prime Minister Haider al – Abadi, Thursdayvisit of President US to Iraq next May within a three – nation tour in the region

, said MP Jassem Mohammed Jaafar in a press statement, “It is highly likely that the US President Donald Trump visited Iraq during the month May next part of his tour in the region , which was unveiled today. ”
Jaafar said, “America has many interests in Iraq, including the presence of a military 5000 on Iraqi territory,” pointing out that “the sensitivity of the security situation prevents the administration from the official announcement of this visit.”

The newspaper “Life” revealed on Thursday, the determination of US President Donald Trump’s visit three countries in the Middle East next month.

The mass exodus of foreign fighters weakens the urge

Baghdad – Agencies

The Guardian published a report on its front page entitled “The mass exodus of foreign fighters weakens a hasty organization.”

The report says that a large number of foreign fighters and sympathizers of the organization began to abandon him and try to enter Turkish territory.

He adds that at least two Britons and an American have joined this mass exodus that drains the leadership ranks of the terrorist group.

“Stephan Aristide of Enfield in north London with his British wife and Carrie Paul of Kalman from Florida surrendered to the Turkish authorities last week after spending more than two years in areas under duplicitous control,” he said.

He added that “dozens of foreign fighters have left the organization during the past weeks,” explaining that “most of them were arrested while trying to cross the border to Turkey after the loss of the organization many of the areas controlled by Syria and Iraq.”

The report said that it is believed that among the escapees of the organization a number of prisoners and detainees.

“He went to Syria to live there and not to fight,” the report quoted Aristide, a Greek-born, as saying.

He added that “Aristide was living in the areas controlled by the organization in Raqqa and the door, which are one of the most important strongholds of the organization in Syria.”

The report stressed that any “British citizen who joined the organization and fought in its ranks, will face a prison sentence between 7 to 15 years.”