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Iraq launches offensive to recapture Mosul from Islamic State

Iraqi forces early morning Sunday began a large-scale offensive to seize the western side of Mosul, Islamic State’s de-facto capital in Iraq.

It was the second phase of the campaign liberate the city from Islamic State. An earlier offensive had taken the eastern half of the city late January.

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Source: LA Times

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