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Northern town retaken

1 Sep, 2014

Iraqi Kurdish forces and armed Shia volunteers recapture the northern famring town of Sulaiman Bek, killing Mussab Mamoud, the ISIS leader in the town, and military wing commander Mazen Zaki along with more than 20 other fighters. General Abdul Amir al-Zaidi, head of the Dijala Operations command:

The town of Suleiman Bek has been liberated from Islamic State by the Iraqi Army and Peshmerga as well as local volunteers including the Peace Brigade, Badr Corps and Asaib Ahel-al-Haq