A former I.S. fighter describes how Islamic State transformed him and others from ordinary Mosul citizens into jihadists through promises and threats. Nathan Frandino reports. Source: News Video Online -
Terrified families emerge from their homes in Mosul to escape the fighting with Islamic State and Iraqi forces, as government troops expand their foothold in the eastern part of the IS stronghold. Mana.. Source: News Video Online -
Iraqi forces are advancing cautiously into the east of Mosul.
The offensive was paused for one day as poor weather hampered visibility for their drones as they gain ground in Iraq’s second.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Iraqi security forces lost 2300 Humvee armoured vehicles when the Islamic State jihadist group overran the northern city of Mosul, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says. Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times