Authored by Peter Korzun via The Strategic Culture Foundation,
*It was reported on July 20 that Russia and Iraq have struck a deal on supplying a large batch of T-90 tanks.* Vladimir Kozhin, the.. Zero Hedge
The effect of the battle for Mosul's Old City, which ended as jihadists made their last attempt to hold on to the region earlier this month, can be seen in stark before-and after satellite photographs. MailOnline Also reported by •MailOnline India
After nine months of warfare between government forces and Islamic State militants, the battle for Mosul is nearly over.
That doesn't help Iraqi civilians much, though.
According to Reuters, they're.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Those wounded from the end of the nine-month battle are being treated in make-shift field clinics. And some families are returning home after living in refugee camps for months. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Over 5800 civilians may have been killed by Iraqi and US-led coalition forces in the last four months during the battle for Mosul. That's the latest estimate from human-rights organization Amnesty.. Source: RT News Channel -
Iraqi forces have launched further airstrikes on ISIL fighters still holding out in Mosul’s Old City. The fighting erupted despite Baghdad having declared victory over the jihadists.
Video of.. Source: euronews (in English) -
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - The battle for Mosul is all but over after nine months of devastating urban warfare between government forces and Islamic State militants, but Iraqi civilians are suffering in a.. Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters •DNA
With the battle for Mosul finally over, FRANCE 24’s Simona Foltyn follows Iraq’s counter-terrorism units as they set out on the delicate task of rooting out jihadist supporters in the war-torn.. France 24
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*The mainstream media appears to be celebrating ISIS’ recent defeat in Mosul,* albeit with some reservations. The media is largely using.. Zero Hedge
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - A screaming father running down a rubble-strewn street in Mosul carrying his distressed daughter was one of the most powerful Reuters images taken during the Iraqi-led assault.. Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •DNA
Amnesty International said on Tuesday tactics used by Iraqi forces and their U. S. -led coalition allies in the battle for Mosul violated international humanitarian law and might amount to war crimes. DNA Also reported by •Reuters India •WorldNews
Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend said ISIS will establish a new foothold in Iraq if the Shia-majority government fails to reach out to disaffected Sunni Muslims following the battle for Mosul. MailOnline
Human Rights group Amnesty International has accused all sides of potentially violating international law in the battle for Mosul in a report published Tuesday. The group has called for a commission to.. Deutsche Welle