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UN believes up to 150,000 civilians trapped in Mosul

Al Jazeera Saturday, 17 June 2017 ()
ISIL is preventing civilians fleeing and plans to use them as human shields ahead of final battle for Old City, UN says.
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News video: Mosul battle: Fleeing civilians caught in crossfire

Mosul battle: Fleeing civilians caught in crossfire 02:02

More than 10,000 Iraqis have been forced from their homes because of fighting between government forces and ISIL in Mosul over the past two days.

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