The Iraqi Ministry of defense announced the elimination of the leader of the IG – people from Chechnya
The Iraqi Ministry of defense announced the elimination to the East of Mosul, one of the commanders of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (ISIL, ISIS or DAISH, is prohibited in Russia). In a statement the Agency notes that the victim was a native of Chechnya.
According to the military field commander of ISIS was destroyed on Wednesday, November 23, along with several other terrorists. The operation was to the North of the recently liberated by the Iraqi army of the city of Hamam al-Alil, a few tens of kilometers from Mosul, according to
While natives of Chechnya in Iraq and Syria is often called all residents of the North Caucasus who are fighting on the side of radical groups in those States.
On the eve of the Iraqi Ministry of defense announced the elimination of as a result of the strike, the Iraqi air force in Mosul, another commander of the IG, considered the main propagandist of the terrorist group in the North of the country. The gunman was responsible for advocacy work in the province of Nineveh. In particular, he directed the shooting of footage, including out executions, publication of promotional brochures and leaflets, coordinated the conduct of the sites of the IG, said NEWSru Israel.
Mosul is under the control of ISIS since June 2014. Radical Islamists believe the town his capital in Iraq. The Iraqi army on 17 October with the support of the Kurdish militia and forces of the international coalition led by the United States, began storming the city. The battle for Mosul and called a decisive turning point in the operation to defeat ISIS in Iraq.