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Iraq’s Mosul residents forced to strip at gunpoint to check for explosives

Iraq’s Mosul residents forced to strip at gunpoint to check for explosives

Desperate civilian is made to strip by an Iraqi soldier to prove he is not a terrorist suicide bomber. Thousands fleeing ISIS in Mosul, northern Iraq – many carrying children and screaming for mercy as Special Forces troops advance. Iraqi military who have lost hundreds of comrades to suicide bombers, order the adults to strip […]

March 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Iraqi town celebrates end of ISIS siege

Iraqi town celebrates end of ISIS siege

Sep 04, – Residents of the small Iraqi town of Amerli took to the streets in celebration today after local security forces backed by U.S. airstrikes broke a two-month siege by ISIS militants. About 150,000 Shiite Turkmen have been stranded in the town with dwindling water and supplies since June – but this morning aid […]

September 4, 2014 | By | Reply More