Iraqi forces repulsed the terrorists of the Islamic state the town of Rawa – the last remaining city under control of fighters. On it informs Agency Reuters.
Iraqi forces are “completely liberated Rav and raised the Iraqi flag over the buildings,” said Lieutenant-General in the Iraqi army.
“With the release of Rava, we can say that all the areas in which the present IG, was released,” – said the representative of the military.
The capture of the city marks the end of the territorial era of the Islamic state over the so-called Caliphate, which he declared in 2014 on the territory of Iraq and Syria.
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