The Battle for Mosul
Mosul is Iraq's second largest city, and in 2014 ISIS militants took the city as Iraqi army units fled. Now, a large scale military operation backed by the United States is underway to regain control of the city, which is situated in Northern Iraq.
The fight to re-take Mosul will likely create hundreds of thousands of displaced people. It may also have p…
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