BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:34 A.M.) – Foreign militants fighting for ISIS in Mosul’s Old City include Uzbek, Uighur and members from French-speaking countries, IraqiNews quoted an Iraqi army officer as saying.

Lieutenant Colonel Abdul-Salam al-Jubouri said that the majority of the remaining ISIS fighters come from “the Uzbek battalion”, the “Uighur battalion” and the “Tarek ibn Ziyad battalion”, the latter comprising French-speaking members.

He revealed that the remaining foreign fighters are putting in a ferocious fight because of the difficult conditions imposed on them by government forces.

The Uighurs are a Muslim minority from China’s western Xinjiang province.

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AmericaIsEvil
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How dare they use the name of Tarek Ibn Ziyad for their lowlife terrorist scum ‘batalion’. I hope they all die soon at the hands of the great PMU.

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I think Uzbek, Chinese and French speaking countries (+400M ppl!) would prefer if Iraqi avoid to take these rascals as prisoners or let’em go… If they end with a bullet in the neck, we’ve seen nothing, just avoid to brag about it 😉

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@ Daeshbag,

You are far too reactionary 🙂 Surely the EU could find these examples of religious tolerance a safe Place to live and worship with say 8000 Euros per month and a few virgins ?