#Iraq Army 15th Division 71st, 72nd and 75th brigades are going to launch major operations in a few hours.
Friday 9 June
The Engineer said in a press conference held today, and followed by Alsumaria News, “The popular mobilization operations in western Mosul ended with the achievement of all its objectives,” noting that “was liberated 14 thousand km 2 and 360 villages.”
“The crowd has been able to kill 2,000 worshipers west of Nineveh,” the engineer said, adding that “the crowd is ready to liberate Tal Afar district and await the orders of the commander-in-chief of the armed forces.”
On June 4, 2017, the prominent leader of the popular crowd, Hadi al-Amiri, announced that the forces of the crowd were continuing to “completely” clear the Iraqi-Syrian border to the Al-Waleed crossing in Anbar province, stressing that the liberation operations were an “Iraqi option and a privilege”.
Twilight News / said a military commander of a pro-Syrian government that the Syrian forces and factions allied with them in the southeast of the country arrived at the Iraqi border on Friday near Tanf base where the United States will train a group of local organization to fight Daesh.
Progress comes after an escalation in tension between the United States and the Syrian government and its supporters over control of the southeastern border with Iraq.
The commander, a non-Syrian military in support of Syrian troops, military alliance, “The first units of the army and its allies arrived at the Syrian-Iraqi border northeast of the Executive”, as quoted by Reuters.
And the region of great importance to the Iranians allied with al-Assad may open ground by supplies from Iran to Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, which is a source of great concern to US allies in the region.
Located in the desert Tanf desert area that stretches to the Jordanian and Iraqi borders. Announced that Damascus Badia a military priority.
And extracted the US-backed opposition areas Balbadah of the organization of the Islamic state, which was alarmed by the Syrian government and its allies.
The commander said that the Americans hired opposition groups to prevent Syrian forces and its allies in the region to progress from the opening of the Syrian army and its allies a new path and march towards the border.
He added, “It is a message for all.” But he gave no details.
The coalition has threatened the pro-Assad to strike US sites in Syria, warning that “restraint” on US air strikes will end if Washington crossed the “red lines”.
America launched air strikes on Tuesday against pro-government forces said they had formed a threat to US forces and groups of the Syrian opposition in the region in the second operation of its kind in recent weeks.
Said Al-Manar television of the Lebanese group Hezbollah on Friday that the army and its allies and sought “control area Badia scale.”
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said dozens of government soldiers and factions allied with him, and arrived at the border.
He explained that they have achieved, to a point about 50 kilometers north of Tanf after their progress in the desert around the area controlled by the opposition, backed by Washington.
A federal police officer said on Friday that the liberation of the Zanjili area, one of the last and largest armed strongholds in the northwestern axis of Mosul, has been completed.
“Federal police units in cooperation with the rapid reaction forces ended the liberation of Zanjili after fierce clashes lasting about two weeks,” Lt. Col. Ali al-Bayati told Basnews.
“About 70 da’is were killed in al-Zanjili, in addition to the destruction of dozens of booby traps that targeted the military units in the area,” al-Bayati said.
A federal police officer said on Wednesday that 95 percent of the Zanjili area had been liberated .
Lt. Col. Ali al-Bayati said that “the federal forces are now imposing control on about 40% of the area of healing also amid clashes that have increased violence since the dawn of the day and the air base of the aircraft of the International Alliance.”