Baquba Joint forces carried out a security operation to track down ISIS cells in Al-Abara countryside in Diyala Governorate.

A security source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA): “Joint forces from the Diyala Police and the Anti-Terrorism Service carried out a security operation to pursue ISIS cells in the orchards of the villages of Had Makasar, Al Dourien, Al Sawaed, and Al Had Al-Akhdar in Al-Abara district, northeast of Baquba.

He added, “The operation aims to eliminate the launching points of terrorist attacks and exposures that target security units, and to cut off roads and corridors of communication and financing between the elements of the ISIS organization.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency