July 09 2015
Forty-five Islamic State fighters in Mosul have died after eating apparently poisoned food, according to Iraqi media cited by Haaretz (Israel).
A total of 145 ISIS militants took part in the iftar evening meal after fasting during the day during Ramadan. About 45 died a short time later, according to a spokesman for the Kurdish Democratic Party.
It was unclear if it was a case of food poisoning or a deliberate poisoning.
Mosul was captured by ISIS in June and is the largest...
Please log in to continue reading.
Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.
Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…
Try Military Periscope free for seven days
Military Periscope FEDLINK information
Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065
Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.
600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,
Washington DC, 20037, USA.
©Military Periscope 2023
All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.