Mosul


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

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The library of the University of Mosul was one of many that was destroyed, now just a broken shell of its former glory as a product of war.
A report published by Qatari al-Sharq newspaper revealed that 150 Saudi intelligence agents were fighting alongside ISIL members in Mosul, and working hard to extend the battle, Al Manar reported.
Mosul [Iraq], July 11 ( ANI ): Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has announced that the war-torn city of Mosul has been completely liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group.
The caliphate as he dreamt it - land they wanted to claim as Isis territory - now no longer physically exists as Mosul, though in ruins, is back in Iraqi government hands.
com/world/2016/oct/17/iraqi-forces-begin-assault-on-isis-stronghold-mosul) Mosul in October , after the Islamic state controlled the city for two years.
This shows that Mosul is very important to the group, very important for its project, and it means that ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) is going to stand and fight.
A military statement said the army's ninth armoured division took the village of Ali Rash, about 7 km (4 miles) southeast of Mosul, and raised the Iraqi flag.
WARDAK/IRBIL Iraq: Kurdish peshmerga forces launched a fresh attack on Daesh (ISIS) forces early Sunday as part of a campaign to capture Mosul, the militants' de facto capital in Iraq, Kurdish officials said.
In 2014, the city of Mosul fell to ISIS forces and since that time the Iraqi Government has been planning to retake the city.
The governor of the Iraqi province of Mosul, Atheel al-Nujaif, stated on Sunday that Turkey has started offering military training to Iraqi soldiers at various camps, as part of a planned operation to retake Mosul from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), according to the Turkish state-run Anadolu news agency.
NINEWA/ Aswat al-Iraq: Mosul Police Commander Staff General Mehdi al-Gharawi announced that the police sources killed 74 terrorists and arrested 449 wanted persons south of Mosul city.
Summary: North Iraq city of Mosul becomes nightmare for journalists, with five killed since October with alleged impunity.
Royal Jordanian inaugurates its flight between Amman and Mosul, in northern Iraq, on November 12, 2013.
11 (Petra)--Royal Jordanian inaugurates its flight between Amman and Mosul, in northern Iraq tomorrow.
MOSUL/ISTANBUL, November 08, 2011 (TUR) -- Mosul city of Iraq is waiting for investments of Turkish entrepreneurs two weeks after the U.