Iraqi troops on Tuesday drove out Islamic State militants from the largest neighborhood in the western half of the city of Mosul, a senior military commander said, a major development in the.. VOA News
Western Mosul has become a wasteland of urban warfare months after Iraqi forces crossed the Tigris River.
Last October, Iraqi troops entered the city's eastern half in a campaign to drive the Islamic.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
According to an Iraqi general, in an effort to minimize human caualties among the hundreds of thousands of people trapped in Mosul's Old City, Iraqi forces have begun to rely on siege and stealth.. Source: Wochit News -
Iraqi federal police forces continue to search and clear captured areas of Mosul's Old City. SHOWS: MOSUL, IRAQ (APRIL 23, 2017)(REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. IRAQI FEDERAL POLICE HUMVEE DRIVING PAST Source: Reuters - Eyewitness Video -