force back


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Related to force back: back and forth
See: parry, repel
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A security source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that a joint security force backed by the sons of the tribes, carried out an operation near the headquarters of what was known as the legitimate Court of the IS in the Sherwin basin, and found the bodies of four members of the IS killed in an air raid on yesterday.
Ramadi / NINA / Command of the Island and the Desert Operations announced on Sunday the arrival of an army force backed by the sons of the tribes to the outskirts of the Euphrates district in Hit.
The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA/ that an army force backed by the sons of tribes opened fire on a gathering of the IS east of Ramadi while trying to attack the al-Bakriya and al-Malaab areas, noting that many of the elements of the IS fled.

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