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Some 10000 people fleeing west Mosul every day, UN migration agency warns - UN News Centre

Displaced children in Hammam al-Aleel Camp, among some of the thousands continuing to flee Mosul, Iraq. Photo: IOM/Hala Jaber ?Share. Print. 26 May 2017 – Citing Iraqi Government figures, the United Nations migration agency today warned that the number ...and more »

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last IS enclave in Mosul - Gulf Times

Popular Mobilisation Forces fire towards Islamic State militants during a battle on the outskirts of Al-Ba'aj, west of Mosul. Text Size: A A A. Reuters/Baghdad/Mosul. * Mosul fall would effectively end Iraqi half of IS's 'caliphate'. * Humanitarian ...and more »

Rebuilding Mosul's Library, Book by Book - Al-Fanar Media

A campaign to restore the holdings of the library of the University of Mosul has received an enthusiastic response since it began three months ago. Professors, students and private donors inside and outside Iraq are contributing books and other ...and more »

Trump's anti-ISIS war keeps killing huge numbers of civilians - Vox

Mohammed Mahmoud who received serious head injuries from shrapnel during an airstrike in Mosul is comforted by his brother Amar Mahmoud while he lies in his bed on April 17, 2017 in Erbil Emergency Hospital in Erbil, Iraq. Photo by Carl Court/Getty ...and more »

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last Islamic State enclave in Mosul - Reuters

BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the last Islamic State-held enclave in Mosul, according to a military statement. The fall of the city would, in effect, mark the end of the Iraqi half of ...and more »

Iraqi Forces in Mosul Plan ISIS Assault, but Fight Could Be Long - New York Times

LONDON — Although the Iraqi military on Friday began leafleting areas of western Mosul still controlled by the Islamic State, warning people to evacuate because an offensive was imminent, the American military is not predicting a speedy resolution to ...and more »

Iraqi forces call on civilians to flee Mosul's Islamic State-held Old City - Reuters

BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - The Iraqi air force dropped leaflets on Friday urging residents in the Islamic State-held Old City center of Mosul to flee, raising fears among humanitarian groups for the safety of desperate civilians there. Popular ...and more »

Mosul residents mark Ramadan as life is returning to normal - Xinhua

A family breaks fast on the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, at al-Khazir camp for the internally displaced, located between Arbil and Mosul, on May 27, 2017. (AFP Photo). MOSUL, Iraq, May 28 (Xinhua) -- It is the early days of the holy ...and more »

Iraqi troops push for last ISIL holdouts in Mosul - Aljazeera.com

Iraqi forces have launched a broad assault on parts of Mosul, closing in on the remaining pockets of territory held by ISIL, amid growing concerns over the safety of hundreds of thousands of civilians at risk of being caught in the crossfire. Saturday ...and more »

Iraqi army braces for fresh push on Daesh-held W. Mosul - Anadolu Agency

Civilians are fleeing western Mosul in the run-up to renewed operations by the Iraqi army to purge the northern city of Daesh terrorists. Iraqi Army Captain Jabar Hassan told Anadolu Agency on Friday that dozens of local residents had fled Mosul's ...and more »