Defense Minister Arrives To Ein Al-Assad Base In Western Anbar

BAGHDAD - Defense Minister Irfan al-Hayali, accompanied by a number of officers and security leaders, arrived at the base of Ein al-Assad in western Anbar.

A security source said in a brief statement that "the visit is aimed at reviewing the latest military and logistical preparations to begin the liberation of areas west of Al-Anbar (Al-Rawa, Anna, and Al-Qaim)."

Source: National Iraqi News Agency