Iraqi forces continue to carry out intensive attacks against the organization's operatives (AFP)</p><div><p dir="RTL" style="text-align:right; margin-bottom:11px">21 members of the organization were found<a target="_blank" href="https://www.alaraby.co.uk/%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%82-%D8%B9%D8%B4%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%82%D8%AA%D9%84%D9%89-%D9%88%D8%AF%D8%A7%D8%B9%D8%B4-%D9%8A%D8%AE%D8%B7%D9%81-10-%D8%B6%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%B7-%D8%B4%D8%B1%D8%B7%D8%A9" rel="noopener">Isis</a>"They were killed, when a car bomb exploded by mistake while preparing to carry out a suicide bombing aimed at targeting a force of <a target="_blank" href="https://www.alaraby.co.uk/%22%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AD%D8%B4%D8%AF%22-%D8%AA%D8%B7%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A8-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D9%8A%D8%B4-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%82%D9%8A-%D8%A8%D9%82%D9%88%D8%A7%D8%B9%D8%AF-%D8%B9%D8%B3%D9%83%D8%B1%D9%8A%D8%A9%D9%88%D9%85%D9%88%D8%A7%D8%B2%D9%86%D8%AA%D9%87%D8%A7-%D9%86%D8%B5%D9%81-%D9%85%D9%84%D9%8A%D8%A7%D8%B1-%D8%AF%D9%88%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B1" rel="noopener">Iraqi army</a> In Salah al-Din Governorate (north of Baghdad), at a time when Iraqi forces continue to intensify their attacks to thwart the organization’s movements, stressing the reliance on the intelligence role to disrupt its plans.
According to the Iraqi army’s account, “the car was intended to target a security checkpoint.” The commander of Samarra’s operations, Major General Jabbar al-Darraji, said in a statement that “21 ISIS members were killed when a car bomb driven by a suicide bomber had exploded. Federal Police checkpoints in the Jallam Samarra area, south of Al-Dur district, Salah Al-Din Governorate.
Al-Darraji stated that “the suicide bomber, before leaving one of the organization’s facilities, pressed the sound alarm button in the car to bid farewell to his comrades, forgetting that the button was linked to the explosive charge, which led to the explosion of the car and the death of the entire group.”
This comes at a time when the Iraqi forces have taken strict measures to fortify the security forces ’positions, after information about the organization’s attempts to attack them.
On the other hand, the forces continue to carry out intense attacks against the organization’s elements in a number of governorates in which it is active, trying to end its movements. The Joint Operations Command announced that it was able to “stop” many of the organization’s operations.
The spokesman for the command, Major General Tahsin al-Khafaji, said in a statement to the official Iraqi News Agency (INA), that “all the security operations that have taken place and are taking place are qualitative operations of the intelligence effort that the Joint Operations Command began to work on,” indicating that “there is qualitative work and information in the end Accuracy and gravity about ISIS. “
Al-Khafaji added that “there is accuracy in hunting targets and in pursuing and pursuing terrorist gangs, and many suicide operations have been stopped in the coming period and the subsequent period.”
Finally, the security forces expanded their operations to pursue the remnants of “ISIS” in a number of provinces, adopting the strategy of attack instead of defense, in a move aimed at preventing the organization’s movements and potential attacks, while the role of the international coalition in supporting the Iraqi forces and carrying out air strikes that targeted important objectives of the organization .