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Baghdad (AIN) –Baghdad operation Command announced "Opening blocked roads and reducing the number of the checkpoints in Rusafa and Karkh sides of Baghdad.
A statement by BOC received by AIN cited "According to the instructions of the Premier and General Commander of the Armed Forces, BOC lifted a number of concrete blocs and reduced the number of the security checkpoints in Baghdad."
"113 roads were opened, 3100 concrete blocs were lifted and 8 checkpoints and 18 security stations were canceled in Karkh side while 26 roads were opened, 794 concrete blocs were lifted and 38 checkpoints were canceled in Rusafa side," the statement added.
"May, 2012 will witness opening five roads in Rusafa side and canceling 34 checkpoints all over Baghdad," the statement concluded. /End/