A military operation started to hunt down Daesh remnants in the Hafayr area north-east of Baquba

Baquba, A local official in Diyala announced the launch of a military operation to hunt down Daesh cells in the Hafayr area north-east of Baquba.

Head of the local council for Muqdadiya Adnan al-Tamimi told NINA news agency that a military operation began with the joint security forces and backed by the air force and supported by the warplanes to carry out their patrols to track down remnants of the terrorist Daesh in the Hafayr area within the Hamrin basin northeast of Baquba.

He added that the operation aimed at ending the presence of Daesh cells in the area.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency