Iraq: Surrounding Saqlawiyah city from all axes
Fallujah-Iraq – 6/6/2016
Iraqi federal forces managed to free many of the areas in Anbar province from the grip of ISIS, the latest of which was Saqlawiyah, north-west of Fallujah, which was taken as a key line of defense by ISIS. The forces have cordoned off the city from all axes.
Iraqi federal forces managed to free many of the areas in Anbar province from the grip of ISIS towards Saqlawiyah area northwest of Fallujah that was taken by ISIS as a key line of defense.
Forces managed to achieve the set objectives that represent in surrounding Fallujah area from all axes. They also prevented the entry and exit of supplies to it.
It is noteworthy that the battles between the Iraqi forces and ISIS lasted for thirteen days in the regions of Nuaimiya and Saqlawiya on the outskirts of the city of Fallujah.