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This morning, 17 October 2016, the Iraqi authorities announced the start of operations to liberate Mosul from the militants of the terrorist organization Islamic state. In the network appeared the first shots of the offensive of the combined forces of the government army, units of the Peshmerga and the Federal militia on the positions of jihadists.
Before the onset of the force dropped on the city, thousands of leaflets warning of the attack. Mosul – the second largest city of Iraq, captured by ISIS in June 2014, the de facto “capital” of Iraqi jihadists.
Channel Kurdistan24 leads a telethon dedicated to the Mosul operation:
Yesterday, October 16, in Syria rebels captured from the jihadists of the city Dabic with ISIS symbolic meaning: according to the “legend” of the terrorists, there was held the “apocalyptic battle”.
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