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Iraq declares ‘end of war’ against IS

Iraq declares ‘end of war’ against IS
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (not pictured) in Baghdad, Iraq October 23, 2017. REUTERS/Alex Brandon/Pooll

Baghdad: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday announced “the end of the war” in the country against the Islamic State (IS) group, local media reports said.

Abadi, in a conference, said that their forces were in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)