Iraqi forces recapture new neighborhoods in Mosul, says commander

Iraqi forces have regained a new neighborhood in Mosul's right bank on Thursday, Commander of 'We Are Coming, Nineveh' operations told The Baghdad Post.

In a statement, Lt Gen Rachid Yarallah said, "The Federal Police, the Rapid Response and the 9th Armored Division, liberated El-Eqtsadyen neighborhood in the right bank and raised the Iraqi flag over its buildings".

On Sunday, the US-backed Iraqi forces pushed on ISIS terror group in neighborhoods of Uribe, Rifai, El-Eqtsadyen and 17 Tammouz.