Samarra


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Sa·mar·ra

 (sə-mär′ə)
A city of north-central Iraq on the Tigris River north-northwest of Baghdad. The capital of the Arabic Abbasid dynasty in the 800s, today it is a pilgrimage center for Shiite Muslims.
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Military sources said Tuesday that the Iraqi army and popular forces have killed hundreds of ISIL terrorists West of Samarra city and Makhoul Mountains in Salahuddin province during the last two months.
The attack comes at the end of Shiite ceremonies in Samarra, which had no security breach during the religious visit to the holy shrines here.
A statement by the Ministry of Defense said that the leadership of the Samarra Operations forces and support by artillery and pipe bombers, managed to foil the enemy terrorist attack on the Leine area in Samarra Island, and resulted in the operation of repelling the attack destroyed an armored excavator and three-car bombs tried to get closer to our units, and the killing and wounding of /33/ terrorists.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iraqi army and popular forces have killed hundreds of ISIL terrorists West of Samarra city and Makhoul Mountains in Salahuddin province during the last two months, military sources said Tuesday.
SALAH AL-DIN/ Aswat al-Iraq: A group of unknownarmed men have kidnapped four employees of the Iraqi Water Resource Ministryeast of Samarra city of Salah al-Din Province on Friday night, a securitysource reported on Saturday.
Meanwhile Jawdat added, "a force of the federal police, stationed west of Samarra targeted a den for Daash, killing eight elements of Daash and completely destroyed the den".
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraq's security and volunteer forces killed dozens of ISIL Takfiri militants on the outskirts of Samarra city in Salahuddin province.
SALAH AL-DIN/ Aswat al-Iraq: Three armed men have been detained while attacking an inspection point of al-Sahwa (Awakening) forces in central Samarra of Salah al-Din Province on Friday night, an Al-Sahwa official reported.
TEHRAN (FNA)- ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's aide was killed near Samarra city, the command center of Salahuddin operations announced on Thursday.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The Command of Samarra Operations forces found of caches weapons south of the Sammara.
SALAH AL-DIN/ Aswat al-Iraq: Three armed men have been detained while attacking aninspection point of al-Sahwa (Awakening) forces in central Samarra of Salahal-Din Province on Friday night, an Al-Sahwa official reported.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi field sources ensured on Saturday that ISIL's heavy attacks on the westerns parts of the city of Samarra were pushed back and no threat is endangering the Shiite holy sites located in the region.