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Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says dozens executed

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says dozens executed

Elite Iraqi troops battled the Islamic State group in the streets of Mosul Friday, as the UN reported jihadists had executed dozens of people inside the city for alleged “treason”. With ¬†Islamic States also on the defensive in neighbouring Syria, US-backed forces pressed an advance on jihadist bastion Raqa after a sandstorm eased. High winds […]

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