A new photo report from "Wilayat" Anbar Governorate, Iraq shows Islamic State militants conducting a surprise attack on Iraqi forces to distract resources away from the US coalition retaking of Mosul. The photo report was released on October 24 on ISIS terrorist channels. A summary accompanying the release reads: "Attack of the Soldiers of Khilafah on #Rutbah City." Viewer discretion is advised.
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