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Operation Begins to Retake Mosul from ISIS

An Iraqi operation to recapture the city of Mosul, the last major stronghold of the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) in the country, has started. Artillery began firing on the city early on Monday, in a long-awaited assault from Kurdish peshmerga, Iraqi government and allied forces. Tanks are now moving towards the city, which has been held by IS since 2014. The start of the operation was announced by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in a televised address in the early hours of Monday (local time).
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