West Mosul

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  • Iraqi forces battle to end IS grip in Mosul

    Iraqi forces battle to end IS grip in Mosul

    Iraqi special forces battling the Islamic State group have pushed deeper into west Mosul, where a commander said jihadist resistance is weakening under repeated assaults. The IS is facing simultaneous offensives by the government forces, Turkish-backed rebels and a US-supported......

    March 12, 2017
  • Iraq says forces retake government HQ, bridgehead in Mosul

    Iraq says forces retake government HQ, bridgehead in Mosul

    Iraq announced today that its forces have retaken the provincial government headquarters and a second bridgehead from the Islamic State group in west Mosul. The operation to retake west Mosul -- IS's largest remaining urban stronghold -- was launched on......

    March 7, 2017