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Iraqi forces move within 165 yards of defeating ISIS in Mosul


PUBLISHED Sat, July 08, 2017 - 6:23pm EDT


Mosul victory imminent as Iraqi forces move within 165 yards away from defeating ISIS in Iraq's second-largest city, the Associated Press reports. Iraq will announce imminently a final victory in the nearly nine-month offensive to retake Mosul from jihadists, a US general said Saturday, as celebrations broke out among police forces in the city. James Valles reports (BNO News)





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