ISIL Military Training Commander Killed near Ramadi
Sa’ad al-Abidi was killed in an attack on ISIL’s military position in al-Khalediya Island located 23 kilometers to the East of Ramadi.
Al-Abidi, nicknamed Sa’ad al-Khaleda, was in charge of military training of the ISIL militants in the cities of Ramadi and Fallujah.
On Tuesday, Iraqi troops entered the central district of Ramadi, which has been occupied by the ISIL since May.
On Wednesday, the Iraqi security forces continued to gain ground in Ramadi city, and opened the path to the central parts of the city where hundreds of ISIL terrorists were under siege.
The Iraqi army continued liberating Ramadi’s neighborhoods and moved closer to the city’s government compound.
Iraqi forces have also managed to destroy a number of the terrorist group’s oil trucks i the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.
The ISIL has seized large areas in Syria and Iraq and declared a caliphate on territories under its control. The group is currently considered to be one of the main threats to global security.