Army Troops Storm Sukkar Area In Mosul

Mosul / A military source announced that the security forces start storming (Sukkar) area, within the northern axis of the city of Mosul.

The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The Iraqi forces began to storm Sukkar area, and now are locked in fierce clashes into the region."

He added: "The troops are advancing slowly in order to preserve the lives of civilians."

He said: "The operation resulted, in the first hours, deaths of a number of Daesh terrorists, and detonate two car bombs" .

Source: National Iraqi News Agency