– Iraqi security forces killed 121 Daesh militants across Iraq
BAGHDAD – The Iraqi Defense Ministry said in a written statement Wednesday that security forces and the U.S.-led international coalition killed 121 Daesh militants in Saladin and Anbar provinces.
According to the statement, Iraqi security forces killed 68 militants in Saladin province and destroyed a number of Daesh hideouts south of Tikrit.
Eight Daesh militants were killed in the west of Baghdad and another 25 militants were killed through the coalition’s support.
In Anbar province, Iraqi air forces killed 20 militants and injured 28 others east of Ramadi.