Eyewitnesses in areas south and west of Kirkuk, said the Islamic State began using motorcycles in their movements and deliver support to their elements and their checkpoints in anticipation of air strikes targeted them in a new tactic to counter the international coalition formed against them.

A witness from the people of Riyadh area west of Kirkuk, said that elements of (IS) began today using scooters to move between their checkpoints and transporting supplies and messages and guidance instead of using carts in anticipation of targeted by international alliance.

They said that they are using these new tactics after the President Obama adapted new strategy to beat them and not to send troops to fight them, so they abandoned vehicles and they evacuated the headquarters of the Army in the areas.