Senior Officer Of Rapid Reaction Squad Killed In The Battle Of The To Liberate Old City

BAGHDAD - A commanding officer of the rapid reaction brigade was killed in the battle of the old city of Mosul.

"Lieutenant Colonel Hamid al-Azzawi, commander of the first regiment, of the rapid reaction squad, was martyred yesterday in the battle to liberate the old Mosul," a brief statement from the rapid reaction brigade said.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency