Friday, January 8, 2016
ISIS evacuates its headquarters to escape coalition’s airstrikes in Mosul
(IraqiNews.com) Nineveh – On Thursday, some witnesses in Nineveh Provinces stated, that the ISIS organization has evacuated its main headquarters in Mosul to avoid the aerial bombardments of the international coalition and Iraqi aviation, while pointed out that the organization has taken the residential neighborhoods in the city as alternative headquarters.
The witnesses said in a statement obtained by IraqiNews.com, “During the last two days, ISIS elements have evacuated their main headquarters and check points in order to secure themselves from the international coalition aviation’s air strikes,” adding that, “The organization has taken the residential neighborhoods in Mosul as alternative headquarters.”
Noteworthy, ISIS has imposed its control over the city of Mosul in Nineveh Province in the 10th of June 2014, while extended its activities to several provinces and regions.