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In photos: On the ground near Mosul with Iraqi and Kurdish forces

The battle for Mosul began late Sunday with an announcement by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. A wide-ranging, uneasy coalition of forces is pushing forward to reclaim Iraq's third-largest city from the Islamic State, an effort complicated by more than 1 million civilians thought to be trapped in the city. Iraqi forces, backed by a […]
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