Iraqi PM Officially Announces Victory over ISIS

  • Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al Abadi has officially declared victory over the terrorist organization Islamic State and went on to say that Iraqi armed forces have obtained “complete control” on the entire Iraqi-Syrian border. However, Abadi has also cautioned that the surviving ISIS militants may carry out guerrilla war. The official announcement comes after Russian forces (that support the Syrian forces) accomplished the task of ousting the ISIS jihadists. UK PM Theresa May congratulated Iraqi PM Haider al Abadi “on this historic moment”. She also boasted of UK being a part of the global coalition in defeating Daesh (ISIS).