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Iraqi Forces Securing Mosul University Campus

VOA News Saturday, 14 January 2017
Iraqi forces are slowly securing the sprawling Mosul University campus as they battle Islamic State militants.    Officials say they believe civilians are no longer on school grounds.   Lieutenant General Abdelwahab al-Saadi of the Counter Terrorism Service said forces have cleared the technical institute and the dentistry and antiquities departments.   Iraqi forces say they have also secured three of Mosul's five bridges. Officials say the forces are...
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News video: Iraqi soldiers storm Mosul university in further push against ISIL

Iraqi soldiers storm Mosul university in further push against ISIL 01:04

Iraqi soldiers have advanced into the main university complex in the city of Mosul as part of a new push against ISIL militants. The army says the militants have been forced to retreat and a key bridge across the Tigris river has been retaken. Iraqi forces enter #Mosul University campus, liberates...

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