Explosive devices and belts found in Tal Afar west of Mosul


A security force belonging to the Military Intelligence found on explosive devices and belts in Tal Afar, west of Mosul.

A statement issued by the Directorate of Military Intelligence said that “through accurate intelligence information and a proactive and rapid operation, the military intelligence officers in the 15th Brigade were able to reach one of the sites containing a cache of explosive devices and belts, including eight explosive belts and six ready-to-detonate explosive devices were prepared to target innocent civilians and our security forces in the Shuhada district of Tal Afar district, west of Mosul, and were detonated under control by the engineering battalion of the 15th Division. “

He added that “the operation came in implementation of the order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, including intensifying efforts to reach and know all the places of warehouses and stores of weapons and explosive devices and laboratories belonging to the Daesh terrorist gangs.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency