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Iraqi Troops Begin Risky Urban Operations in Mosul

Iraqi Troops Begin Risky Urban Operations in Mosul

GOGJALI, IRAQ —  Iraqi troops were moving cautiously Thursday in a neighborhood just inside the city limits of Mosul, going slowly from house-to-house to ensure the safety of civilians…

Experts Doubt Many High-level IS Leaders Are Staying in Mosul

Experts Doubt Many High-level IS Leaders Are Staying in Mosul

There is a growing sense that by the time Iraqi forces finish wresting control of the key city of Mosul from Islamic State fighters, few if any of the terror…