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On Mosul frontlines, Islamic State's local fighters direct the battle

January 14, 2017 4:02 pm

The Mosul campaign is the most complex battle in Iraq since the U.S.-led invasion in 2003.

A major blow to IS as airstrikes disable Mosul's last bridge

December 28, 2016 3:52 pm

Activists from inside Mosul published pictures Tuesday night of the metal bridge, known as the Old Bridge, showing its twisted girders sinking into the water as boats were seen ferrying the residents from both banks.

Iraq: Car bomb kills at least 23 in east Mosul market, IS claims responsibility

December 22, 2016 6:53 pm

Mosul is jidhadists final stronghold in Iraq.

Iraqi troops face stiff resistance from IS in eastern Mosul

November 19, 2016 2:27 pm

Al-Aridi said IS militants are fighting back with snipers, rocket-propelled grenades and mortar rounds. Thick black columns of smoke were seen billowing from the two areas.

ISIS militants killing civilians in Mosul accused of helping Iraqi forces: UN

November 12, 2016 8:32 am

Iraqi troops are advancing from four fronts on Mosul, the last major IS holdout in Iraq.

Battle of Mosul: Watch LIVE streaming of Iraqi forces taking on Islamic State

October 18, 2016 4:48 pm

Mosul LIVE: Watch LIVE streaming of Iraqi forces taking on Islamic State

Iraqi military launches offensive to recapture IS-held Mosul

March 24, 2016 3:03 pm

Some US and Iraqi officials have said it may not even be possible to retake it this year, despite repeated vows by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.

Sushma Swaraj meets kin of 39 Indians captured by ISIS in Mosul

February 07, 2016 7:05 pm

39 Indian workers were taken hostage by ISIS militants in Mosul in June 2014.

Turkey troops near Mosul 'violating international law': Iraq

December 05, 2015 7:08 pm

President Fuad Masum says Saturday that the move is contributing to increased tensions in the region. He calls the troops a "violation of international norms, laws and Iraq's national sovereignty."

Delhi has a pinch of salt, bunch of spies

May 15, 2015 3:50 am

The Indian Express is withholding the names of the three men identified from the photographs, as well as the others.