67 ISIL Members Killed in Iraq’s Saqlawiyah
Iraqi security forces killed 67 ISIL fighters in al-Saqlawiyah in Northern Fallujah and advanced into the Center of Saqlawiyah from three directions, the Iraqi Federal Police Command announced.
“The Federal Police forces managed to kill 67 ISIL fighters, including eight foreign snipers during the liberation battles inside the Saqlawiyah, 20 km North of Fallujah,” the Federal Police Command said in a statement, Iraqi News reported.
“The security forces were also able to destroy 23 ISIL targets and advanced into the center of al-Saqlawiyah from three directions,” the statement concluded.
Iraqi armed forces liberated key city of Saqlawiya in the Western Anbar Province as they continue to gain more ground in their military operations to retake the ISIL-held city of Fallujah.