Iraqi Airstrike Kills Tens of ISIL Terrorists in Ramadi
(FNA)- An Iraqi airstrike killed tens of Takfiri terrorists in the city of Ramadi, Iraq' interior ministry announced on Friday.
"Over 40 ISIL terrorists, including their commanders, were killed in airstrikes by Iraqi warplanes in the Western parts of Ramadi," al-Sumeria news website quoted Iraqi interior ministry's spokesman Sa'ad Ma'an as saying on Friday.
He noted that ISIL commanders such as Ebrahim al-Kuwaiti, Adnan al-Sahrawi, Abu Mohamed al-Jezrawi, Mervan al-Rawi and Abu Hamzeh al-Kabisi have been among the ISIL's casualties in Ramadi.
The Iraqi forces have tightened their noose around the terrorists in the Western city of Ramadi.
Earlier today, a military source said that two ISIL bomb-making factories were destroyed by Iraqi warplanes in Anbar province.
Iraq's ministry of defense said in a statement the country's fighter jets pounded the area of Heet in Anbar and destroyed two bomb-making factories used by the ISIL terrorists.
Also, Dozens of the Takfiri militants were killed in the aerial bombardments.
Earlier, the army troops intensified their offensive against the Takfiri group near the city of Ramadi and managed to take back the Morur district.
The army troops also seized control of the Anbar traffic police building in an area called Khamsa Kilometer near Ramadi. An army officer said ISIL terrorists were forced to withdraw from the building after a fierce fighting.
The ISIL Takfiri terrorists currently control shrinking swathes of Syria and Iraq. They have threatened all communities, including Shiites, Sunnis, Kurds, Christians, Ezadi Kurds and others, as they continue their atrocities in Iraq.
Senior Iraqi officials have blamed Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and some Persian Gulf Arab states for the growing terrorism in their country.
The ISIL has links with Saudi intelligence and is believed to be indirectly supported by the Israeli regime.