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

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Head of media department at Patriotic Union of Kurdistan's (PUK) office in Mousl, Ghayas Surchi, said "After the liberation of Anbar Province, the coalition forces have intensified their attacks on Mosul and its surrounding area.
In a separate incident, a police officer was killed when a roadside bomb struck his car in the city of Qaiyara, some 50 km south of Mousl, the source said.
"At 6 am this morning, a suicide truck bomber detonated himself amidst the houses of my village," said Qusay Abbas, a former Shabak representative in the Mousl provincial council.
Mousl, the capital city of the volatile province of Ninewa, lies 405 km north of Baghdad.
A London-educated scion of wealthy family and the eldest daughter of totalitarian President Erdo?an, S'meyye Erdo?an, more than once announced her intention to be dispatched to Mousl, Iraq's once second-biggest city and ISIL's stronghold to do relief works as a volunteer which drew public ire and vast condemnation from Turkey's opposition parties.
"Unidentified gunmen opened fire at a civilian man on al-Ma'ash souk (outdoor market) in western Mousl city, killing him instantly and escaping to an unknown place," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Mousl, the capital city of Ninewa province, lies 405 km north of Baghdad.
2006, 15, 858 patients with trauma were treated at Emergency Hospitals (Mousl, Kirkok and Erbil governorates).