A former I.S. fighter describes how Islamic State transformed him and others from ordinary Mosul citizens into jihadists through promises and threats. Nathan Frandino reports. Source: News Video Online -
Terrified families emerge from their homes in Mosul to escape the fighting with Islamic State and Iraqi forces, as government troops expand their foothold in the eastern part of the IS stronghold. Mana.. Source: News Video Online -
Iraqi forces are advancing cautiously into the east of Mosul.
The offensive was paused for one day as poor weather hampered visibility for their drones as they gain ground in Iraq’s second.. Source: euronews (in English) -
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Arbil (Iraq), Nov 22: More than 68,000 people have fled their homes since Iraqi forces launched a huge offensive against the Islamic State group in and around Mosul last month, the UN said today. The.. Oneindia
More than 68,000 people have fled their homes since Iraqi forces launched a huge offensive against the Islamic State group in and around Mosul last month, the UN said Tuesday.
The post Mosul.. Firstpost
ERBIL, Iraq A mixed Kurdish and Yazidi armed force said on Monday it had dislodged Islamic State (IS) militants from five Yazidi villages west of Mosul in an offensive that began on Saturday. It.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India
Islamic State group fighters reportedly shot dead more than 60 people this week and hung some of their bodies from poles after alleging they had collaborated with Iraqi troops, the United Nations said.. DNA
* Islamic State group fighters reportedly shot dead more than 60 people this week and hung some of their bodies from poles after alleging they had collaborated with Iraqi troops, the United Nations.. Deccan Herald
Iraqi forces executed up to six residents of villages south of Mosul as they launched operations to recapture the Islamic State group-held city last month, Amnesty International said on Thursday. Zee News
Iraqi special forces inched their way through districts of east Mosul on Sunday, clearing pockets of Islamic State militants they said were sheltering among civilians and targeting soldiers with waves.. DNA
By Michael Georgy | MOSUL, Iraq MOSUL, Iraq Iraqi special forces said they recaptured six districts of eastern Mosul on Friday, expanding the army's foothold in the Islamic State bastion a day after.. Firstpost
By Magdalena Mis LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Aid agencies said on Wednesday families who have fled Mosul and surrounding towns were starting to reach displacement camps away from the.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India
Iraqi forces backed by a US-led air coalition targeted Islamic State defences on the eastern edge of Mosul with artillery fire and air strikes on Tuesday, a day after fighting for the first time inside.. DNA