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Iraqi forces to end 1st phase of Mosul operations soon

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Iraqi federal police are about 200 meters from the fourth bridge in Mosul right bank, a source told The Baghdad Post.

In exclusive statements, the source added that Iraqi security forces have gained most of al-Jawasaq neighborhood, the source added, noting that liberation of al-Jawasq means the end of the first phase of Mosul operation.

Last Sunday, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the beginning of the offensive, describing it as “a new dawn” and calling on his troops “to move bravely forward to liberate what is left of the city .”

Last Modified: Sunday، 26 February 2017 06:31 PM