The United State has declared the days of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s (ISIL) numbered. As the counter-ISIL forces were moving to liberate the territories, the US Department of Defense stated that the ISIL terrorist group has been pushed out of Iraq’s second-largest city of Mosul, Syria, Iraq and Raqqa.
“And ISIL has no ability to reinforce or resupply. We do believe their days there, particularly in eastern Mosul, are numbered and they are beginning to realize it,” said Pentagon spokesman, Navy Capt Jeff Davis.
According to Davis, friendly forces have pushed their way onto the banks of the Tigris River in the vicinity of the southernmost bridge around Mosul. Hence, ISIL fighters over the weekend blew up the last of five bridges.
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