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Iraqi troops liberate district in Mosul from Daesh terrorists

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Iraqi troops regained on Friday control of al-Arabi al-Awwal district in northern Mosul from Daesh terrorist group.

Daesh incurred heavy losses in people and ammunition, the office of "We Are Coming, Nineveh" operation commander said in a statement.

The Iraqi flag was raised over the neighborhood's buildings, the statement added.

Earlier in the day, Iraq forces retook control of a free-trade zone in northern Mosul.