Iraqi military divisions has recaptured Baha'a al-Deen Mosque, located in al-Najar neighborhood in northwestern Mosul, an informed source said on Thursday. Last Modified: 05 18 2017 11:21 AM
Security forces, backed by International Coalition air raids and logistic support of the US army, have retaken eastern Mosul and most of its western part after six months of battles. These forces are focusing now on controlling the Old City.
It is estimated that there are a few of ISIS terrorists left in the second largest city of Iraq. It is expected that they will desperately defend the last pocket of the city that has been once their main stronghold in Iraq.