A security force carrying out a combing operation of areas of Hamrin Basin northeast of Baquba

A security source in Diyala stressed that a joint security force began an operation of combing after monitoring the movement of the elements of Daesh in the north-east of Baquba this evening.

He told the National Iraqi News Agency that a joint security force, supported by the popular crowd, began a search operation of the areas located between the Hamrin mountain range northeast of Baquba after thermal cameras detected movement of Daesh elements in the region .

The security forces, backed by the popular crowd, carried out security operations in the Hamrin basin and Naft Khana last month to track the cells in the area

Source: National Iraqi News Agency