Iraqi army clashes with ISIS in Mosul

(VOVworld) – Iraqi forces battled jihadists inside Mosul for the third day as they advanced into the city. The Counter-Terrorism Service Staff member Lieutenant General Abdelghani al-Assadi, said on Sunday that Iraqi forces were liberating areas of Mosul after seizing some parts.

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Iraqi forces in a battle with IS fighters in Hammam al-Alil, south of Mosul on November 6
(Photo: AFP/VNA)

Clashes remain fierce as Islamic State (ISIS) fighters are divided into small groups and hiding in houses. Last month, Iraqi forces launched a major campaign to take control of Mosul, which was the last ISIS stronghold in Iraq.

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