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    The Daesh groups shelled the vicinity of the Iraqi capital Baghdad with 20 rockets, the shelling didn’t result in any casualties among the civilians, according to local media.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Islamic State (ISIL or Daesh) group shelled on Saturday the vicinity of the Iraqi capital Baghdad with 20 rockets, local media reported.

    "ISIS terrorist gangs shelled al-Baghdadi vicinity with 20 rockets…The shelling didn’t result in any casualties among the civilians," Baghdad's Local Council Abdel Jabbar Obeidi told IraqiNews.com outlet on Saturday.

    The Daesh is a designated terrorist group that has captured large areas of land in Syria and Iraq, where it proclaimed a caliphate. The terror group is outlawed in Russia, the United States and in several other countries.

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