US WITHDRAWS ITS TROOPS FROM MAKHMUR TO ERBIL

IRAQ-CONFLICT-IS-TIKRITThe US troops stationed in Makhmur have also retreated after Popular Mobilization Units took the control over the town from Peshmerga forces.

The US troops stationed in Makhmur town of Mosul have retreated to Erbil Wednesday evening after Peshmerga forces withdrew and handed over the control of the town to PMU militia.

The US troops reportedly blew up the base before their evacuation and withdrawal to the surroundings of Erbil next to the Peshmerga forces.

The US military base in Makhmur was constructed before the liberation of Mosul and an undisclosed number of US special forces were stationed there.

 

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