The Iraqi Army is conducting an offensive on the last sections of the historical part of Mosul, where at least 200 IS fighters took cover.

The federal police, army special forces and Iraqi fast reaction troops are conducting an offensive against the historical part of Mosul, where about two hundred militants of the terrorist organization “Islamic State” were hiding. Terrorists control 500 square meters in the densely populated part of the Old Town.

Snipers and suicide bombers have entrenched themselves in the residential buildings of the city. The commanders note that during the past day, 115 terrorists were liquidated, the main military operations are taking place near the cathedral mosque of Al-Nuri.

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