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Senior ISIS doctor in Kirkuk killed in Kurdish-coalition operation

By Rudaw 8/1/2017
Islam Taha Mohamad al-Obaidi, also known by his nom de guerre Dr. Moawiya. Photo: Released by Kurdistan Region Security Council
Islam Taha Mohamad al-Obaidi, also known by his nom de guerre Dr. Moawiya. Photo: Released by Kurdistan Region Security Council

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – A senior ISIS member in Kirkuk responsible for many civilian and Peshmerga deaths, was killed in a joint operation between Kurdistan's Counter-Terrorism forces (CTD) and the international coalition, the Kurdistan Region Security Council announced in a statement Sunday afternoon. 

 

In the operation that took place on January 5 in Hawija, Islam Taha Mohamad al-Obaidi, also known by his nom de guerre Dr. Moawiya, was killed.

 

"Al-Obaidi was Chief Emir of ISIL's Health Department (Diwan) in Kirkuk Province and responsible for killing tens of civilians in Kirkuk Province. He took part in the martyrdom of four Peshmerga in January 2015 and played a key part in harming Kurdish Yazidi women in Hawija," reads the statement from the Security Council. 

 

Comments

 
bebegun | 8/1/2017
Dast Xosh! Well done!
Guest | 9/1/2017
Great news! Throw his body in the sewage, where it belongs!
Luke | 12/2/2017
All there bodies need to be left in the streets for the dogs to eat . No isis member should ever get any kind of religious burial .

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