As thousands of Iraqi-led troops surround Mosul in hopes of a takeover, witnesses say that ISIS is now sending “suicide squads” from Syria to the key city to defend it. Josh King has the story.. Source: Veuer -
The UN refugee agency is preparing to receive 150,000 Iraqis fleeing fighting around the Islamic State group-held city of Mosul within the next few days, its chief said on Monday. Source: news across the world -
Backed up by the air cover and special forces of the world’s greatest powers, it has taken two years of training a demoralized army for Iraq to mount an offensive to recapture Mosul from Islamic.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The battle for Mosul has seen further fierce fighting as coalition forces push closer to ISIL’s last remaining stronghold in Iraq.
Kurdish Peshmerga forces launched a huge assault north-east of.. Source: euronews (in English) -
The Mosul offensive is drawing to an end and that the Daesh de facto capital in Iraq would soon be made Daesh-free, military sources said in a statement issued on Tuesday.
A small distance of five.. Eurasia Review