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Exclusive: Pictures show Federal Police advance in Old City of Mosul

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Federal Police forces have entered Bab al-Beid neighborhood in the Old City of Mosul district in the right bank of Mosul, as shown by pictures obtained by The Baghdad Post on Tuesday.

Federal Police forces also captured ISIS suicide bombing training facility at al-Zanjili neighborhood in the right bank of Mosul.

These efforts come as part of an offensive launched on 19th of February by US-backed Iraqi security forces, supported by Iranian-backed sectarian IMIS Shiite militias to oust ISIS from Mosul their last major strong hold in Iraq.

ISIS is suffering massive losses in the right bank of Mosul and has only small pockets in the city. Many experts expect that the group's terrorists will defend them to the death.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 30 May 2017 07:07 PM