Attacking "Daesh" base in Iraq, where US advisers in Kirkuk
May 7, 2017
| 21:18
US Central Command confirmed (CENTCOM) to attack militants from the organization "Daesh" military base near the city of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, where US military advisers are stationed

She said, "CENTCOM" in a statement seen by "the Iraqi situation" on Sunday that the attack on the "base of the Peshmerga forces and the coalition (against international" Daesh "led by the United States) did not result in casualties among the coalition forces

She stressed that the Alliance continues to focus its efforts on the destruction of "Daesh organization, which is the most serious threats to peace and security in the region and the whole world.

A security source said that "two suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance to the base" K 1 "in the province of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, while three other attackers were killed by Kurdish Peshmerga forces, which controls the region."

Reuters added that two of the Peshmerga forces were killed while repelling the attack, were also injured six others.

Locked Iraqi forces, with the popular tribal crowd and the forces of the Peshmerga forces, supported by aviation international coalition and military advisers, since October / October last, large-scale military operations called the designation "coming, Nineveh" to restore the Nineveh province and its city of Mosul from the organization "Daesh".

This was the Iraqi army had previously announced the restoration of control over two thirds of the western part of this city time, having dominated completely before that on the eastern part. https://www.al-mawqif.com/55739