Iraq: Mosul Humanitarian Response: Weekly Explosive Incidents Report (30 April - 6 May, 2017)
April 30, 2017
Popular Mobilization Forces liberated Umm Sharak, Tuwaimin, Husaynah, Butha Al-Mushirfa, and Umm Al-Shatn villages on the northwest of Hatra district of Ninewa Province.
Popular Mobilization Forces found and cleared 40 IEDs on the southwest of Kirkuk province after repelling an ISIS attack.
Iraqi Military Forces found and cleared chemical materials which is used for making explosives in Al-Sihha neighborhood of west Mosul.
Near Telafar district in Ninewa province, Coalition Forces launched one strike destroyed a bunker.
May 02, 2017
Iraqi Military Forces destroyed ISIS weapons and explosives devices in Mosul Al-Qadimah, west Mosul.
ISIS executed 10 civilians as they were trying to flee from the ISIS controlled areas in 17 Tammuz neighborhood on the western part of Mosul city.
Popular Mobilization Forces found and cleared a huge amount of IEDs and explosives in the north part of Salah Al-Din province.
Near Mosul city in Ninewa province, Coalition Forces launched four strikes engaged three ISIS tactical units and two sniper teams; destroyed six fghting positions, three artillery systems, three mortar systems, two rocket-propelled grenade systems, a front-end loader, a VBIED factory, and an ISIS staging area; damaged three ISIS supply routes, and suppressed two mortar teams and two rocket teams.
May 03, 2017
Iraqi Military Forces recaptured the areas of Qtheb Alban neighborhood, Al-Makawi, Khatuna, and Al-Malwiya areas of Mosul city.
Iraqi Military Forces launched shells in 17 Tammuz, Mushirfa, Al-Najar, and Al-Refae neighborhoods on the western part of Mosul city.
ISIS captured 22 civilians from Mushirfa neighborhood of Mosul city, accusing cooperation with Iraqi Military Forces.
May 04, 2017
Iraqi Military Forces liberated Ninewa Gas Station, Hasuna, and Dijla villages of Mosul city.
Iraqi Military Forces clashed against ISIS in Hawi Alkanisa, Mushirfa, and Al-Harmat neighborhoods of Mosul city.
IEDs and booby-trapping factories were found and cleared by the Iraqi Military Forces in 17 Tammuz, and Al-Harmat neighborhoods of Mosul city.
May 05, 2017
Iraqi Military Forces liberated Mushirfa Al-Thaniyah, Hawi Alkanisa neighborhoods and The Monastery of Michael of Mosul city.
3 Peshmerga Forces were injured due to an IED explosion on the road in Zerga area (54 km west of Khurmatu) in Salah Al-Din province.
Near Mosul city in Ninewa province, Coalition Forces launched seven strikes engaged seven ISIS tactical units and a sniper team; destroyed nine mortar systems, nine fighting positions, two heavy machine guns, two tactical vehicles, two ISIS-held buildings, an anti-air artillery system, an artillery system, a command and control node, a VBIED, an ISIS bridge, a front-end loader, a weapons cache, a rocket system a VBIED factory; damaged 23 ISIS supply routes, three fighting positions; and suppressed six mortar teams.
Coalition Forces launched one strike in Kirkuk province; which engaged an ISIS tactical unit and destroyed a fighting position.
May 06, 2017
Iraqi Military Forces liberated Al-Muhsirfa neighborhood of Mosul city.
Clashes occurred between Iraqi Military Forces and ISIS in the areas of Al-Zanjili, 17 Tammuz neighborhoods, and Wadi Akab Industrial Area of West Mosul.
Popular Mobilization Forces found weapons and heavy machine guns in the areas between Qairawan subdistrict and Hatra district of Ninewa province.