Sign In / Up

Add contribution as a guest

Your email will not be displayed publicly
Benefit of signing in/signing up to personalize comment

Comment as a guest

Your email will not be displayed publicly
Benefit of signing in/signing up to personalize comment

Login

Not a member Register   Forgot Password
or connect using
 

Email

 

Rudaw

Iraq

UPDATE: Iraqi army liberates major district in north of Mosul

By Rudaw 20/1/2017
VIDEO: Arabi district, northern Mosul, on Friday where Iraqi forces and ISIS militants are engaged in heavy clashes.

MOSUL, Iraq – The Iraqi army announced it liberated Arabi 1 neighborhood in northern Mosul after advancing Iraqi forces engaged in tough clashes with ISIS militants where the extremist group holds onto Rashidiya, one last major district in the eastern half of the city.
 
The army's 15th and 16th Divisions entered the Arabi 1 neighborhood on Friday. Along with the neighborhood, Mosul's medicine factory and Tabadl Tijari area were also retaken from ISIS militants.

 

The elite Iraqi Counter Terrorism forces (ICTS) liberated Mosul’s Ghabat District and the Presidential Palace among other areas in the city on Thursday.

The Iraqi army also retook the town of Tel Kaif, 10 kilometers north of Mosul, following a coordinated attack on three fronts.

 

Follow Rudaw’s comprehensive live Map for Mosul offensive. 


See full screen

Map legend:
 
Dark green - under Peshmerga control
Light green - encircled/battling by Peshmerga
Red - under Iraqi control
Pink - encircled/battling by Iraqi forces
Yellow - under Hashd al-Shaabi control
Orange - encircled/battling by Hashd al-Shaabi

Be Part of Your Rudaw!

Share your stories, photos and videos with Rudaw, and quite possibly the world.

What You Say

John Bird | 11/13/2018 6:35:32 AM
The Kurdish share in the budget is only $10 billion. That’s the Kurdish demand. If you declare independence today, even without Kirkuk, and modernize...
Iraqi MPs fail to pass gov’t proposed budget, will hear party complaints
| yesterday at 09:05 | (1)
INDEPENDENCE | 11/13/2018 6:06:11 AM
The KDP has won the elections but is being blackmailed by an armed group which is the PUK. The PUK is an armed group going after money and position....
Scant progress on government formation – months after KRG election
| yesterday at 06:42 | (1)
Unite | 11/12/2018 10:26:54 PM
If only posters are made out of every statement in this article and wallpaper every walls, billboards,buses and trains round the world with them. And...
Guest | 11/12/2018 11:00:14 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. once said, "People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don't know each other;...
World Order Without Kurdistan, Oops America!
| yesterday at 04:25 | (6)
Unite | 11/12/2018 10:43:59 PM
Whether Turkey telling lies, not telling the truth or playing political game; what is the difference? To me, it is all the same. Erdogan is a hard...
Turkey, France spar over Khashoggi killing
| yesterday at 11:56 | (1)

Elsewhere on Rudaw

Blinded in war, former Syrian fighter guides others with app 4 hours ago |

Blinded in war, former Syrian fighter guides others with app

“I didn’t give up. I continued living” more
NSA Bolton: US can apply more sanctions to Iran until they ‘squeak’ 22 hours ago |

NSA Bolton: US can apply more sanctions to Iran until they ‘squeak’

"It is our intention to squeeze them very hard. more
KRG authorities crack down on unlicensed firearm ownership 23 hours ago |

KRG authorities crack down on unlicensed firearm ownership

Around 3,150 gun owners in the Kurdistan Region more
0.813 seconds