Iraqi forces regain al-Refaie district in Mosul

Iraqi forces recaptured on Wednesday al-Refaie neighborhood in the right bank of Mosul city in Nineveh governorate.

The forces also raised the Iraqi flag on the district's buildings.

Iraqi Forces launched a major offensive on 19th of February to retake the western part of Mosul after declaring total control of the eastern part of the city on 24th of January as part of the military operations to liberate the city that started on 17th of October 2016.