Peshmerga forces searching for ISIS cells in the Kirkuk province
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Ministry of Peshmerga announced on Wednesday that their forces carried out an operation against ISIS sleeper cells in Qara Hasan on the border of the Kirkuk province on Tuesday.
The operation lasted for eight hours in sector 4, where ISIS movements have been suspected.
The aim of the operation is, “to create a safe environment in that vicinity.”
Yesterday we carried out a clearing operation that lasted 8 hours in the vicinity of Qara Hassan area, in sector 4, where movements of #Daesh was suspected, to create a safe environment in that vicinity more #Peshmerga forces will be spread stationed throughout the area. pic.twitter.com/vOmwkjyr2Q— Ministry of Peshmerga (@KRG_MOPE) November 16, 2022