Iraqi Army squeezes ISIS pocket in Mosul city from all sides - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:20 P.M.) – After a brief hiatus to evacuate civilians through humanitarian corridors, the Iraqi Armed Forces resumed their counter-insurgency operations in the last three ISIS-held neighborhoods of Mosul city. On Saturday, the ...

Record number of civilians flee Mosul since October, NGO - Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – An average of 10,000 people continue to flee conflict areas in Western Mosul as fighting intensifies between the Iraqi forces who have announced their last push and the ISIS militants who are expected to make their last stand ...

Iraq starts new assault on Islamic State group in Mosul - BBC News

Iraqi security forces have launched a new assault on Islamic State (IS) militants in the city of Mosul. Troops say they made gains in a few hours as they try to drive rebels out of the last remaining strongholds in Mosul's Old City they still control ...

IRGC general killed in Iraq's Mosul - MENAFN.COM

A senior commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) was killed in Iraq's Mosul city during the ongoing fight against the Islamic State terrorist group (IS, ISIS aka ISIL), semi-official Tasnim news agency reported May 27. General Shaban ...

US-aided Iraqi forces begin assault on last ISIS strongholds in western Mosul - Washington Post

MOSUL, Iraq — Iraqi forces, backed by heavy U.S.-led air and artillery strikes, began a new offensive into the Islamic State's final bastions in the city. The operation, announced Saturday by Iraq's Joint Operations Command, comes after Iraqi troops ...

US-Led “Counter-Terrorism” Operation in Mosul. Weapons for ISIS, Indiscriminate Air Strikes Directed against Civilians - Center for Research on Globalization

Despite all the promises of the U.S. commander in Iraq, Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, about the imminent end of the operation in Mosul, it is obvious that the U.S. armed forces are not hurrying to leave the city. Contrary to the expectations of the Iraqis ...