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a city in northern Iraq on the Tigris across from the ruins of Nineveh

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He continued that the Peshmerga forces will move toward Mossul of the three axes north and west and the south-east, indicating that the liberation plan focuses on the protection of civilians and their properties and dignities.
PARIS, July 28 (KUNA) -- France on Monday condemned in the strongest manner the abuses being carried out in Northern Iraq by the radical Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), in particular the assaults on the Christian community in the city of Mossul.
ISIL has told Christians that they should leave Mossul or convert to Islam and they have been given an ultimatum to make their choice.
Segun Umberto Scerrato las tecnicas alli desarrolladas se transmitieron a Iraq gracias a la formacion de la escuela de Mossul, y luego a Siria y Egipto (11).
During his interview with the vice-consul of France in Mossul (Iraq) on 16 October 1879, Sheikh Nasser, the Yezidis' spiritual leader, insisted that the Yezidi religion has no connection with Islam.
The parliament building had been taken over by Iraqi troops and there were many Iraqi tanks on the road between Erbil and Mossul,'' Manuel de Almeida y Silva said Sunday.