Friday 9 June
Deputy Chairman of the popular crowd Abu Mahdi al-Mohandes, Friday, the end of the mobilization in western Mosul, while noting that all the objectives of the operations were achieved.
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.”
“After the border is completely liberated, it will be handed over to the border police,” he said.
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”.