Iraqi federal police recapture 50% of Mosul's Al Shifa neighborhood

A federal police officer said on Sunday that Iraqi forces had controlled 50 percent of Al Shifa neighborhood in Mosul's right bank.

Maj. Ali Mohsen said that the federal forces have taken control of the streets and alleys and main checkpoints in the district and killed three ISIS snipers from different nationalities.

Among those killed was a top commander in charge of Al Shifa and Zanjili neighborhoods.