Iraq’s Peshmerga forces have launched a massive operation east of Mosul in Nineveh province as part of a plan to tighten the noose around Daesh in the city. Mon Aug 15, 2016 10:6PM

Iraq’s Peshmerga forces have launched a massive operation east of Mosul in Nineveh province as part of a plan to tighten the noose around Daesh in the city. The offensive has so far been successful with the militants losing territory it controlled for two years.
Ali Musawi has this report.
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