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Video: Iraqi forces storm Mosque of ISIS leader in Mosul

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Iraqi security forces stormed on Thursday "Al-Jami' Al-Nuri"  mosque and its "Manaret Al-Hadbaa" or (The humped minaret) in the right bank of Mosul.

The mosque is one of the most significant historical landmark of Mosul city in which leader of ISIS terrorist group Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi recited his first speech.  

Iraqi counter-terrorism forces on Thursday liberated al-Mo'almeen and al-Saylo neighborhoods in the right bank of Mosul.

Security forces are currently stationed some 2 kilometers close to Nouri al-Kabeir Mosque, which has a famous minaret called Manaret al-Hadbaa, in which ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi used to deliver his speeches to his followers and ISIS militants



Last Modified: 03 09 2017 02:08 PM

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