Top ISIS leader, Abu Abdel-Rahman, killed in Mosul

Federal police forces declared on Friday that a top ISIS leader has been killed in the district along with several of his aides.

The Iraqi forces neutralized the top ISIS terrorist nicknamed Abu Abdel-Rahman who was in charge of the brutal religious police of the terror group, a statement released by the police's command said.

The police's command also stated the forces are now controlling 40 percent of the territories of al-Zanjili district in the right bank of Mosul in Nineveh governorate.

The federal police is continuing its cautious progress in the district, and it opened safe passages for civilians to get out of the ISIS-held parts of the district, it added.