Iraq launches large-scale military operation on Saudi border

Iraq’s Joint Operations Command announced yesterday that it has launched a military operation along the Saudi border to overcome sources of terrorism.

The campaign, in cooperation with international coalition forces, is the fifth phase of military campaign the “Will of Victory” which Iraq launched on 7 July in an effort to secure the province of Anbar and the central and northern regions of Salahuddin and Nineveh.

The deputy commander of operations in the Iraqi...