20 Apr '17, 9am

"It's only a matter of time before they liberate the rest of Mosul..." -Maj. Gen. Joseph M. Martin

WASHINGTON, April 19, 2017 — Iraqi security forces are close to recapturing western Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, the Operation Inherent Resolve ground forces commander said today. A Navy EA-6B Prowler refuels from an Air Force KC-10 Extender from the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron during a Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve mission, March 20, 2017. The EA-6B provides an umbrella of protection for strike aircraft, ground troops and ships by jamming enemy radar, electronic data links and communications. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua A. Hoskins Prowler Refuels A Navy EA-6B Prowler refuels from an Air Force KC-10 Extender from the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron during a Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve mission, March 20, 2017. The EA-6B provides an umbrella of protection for strike aircr...

Full article: https://www.defense.gov/News/Article/Article/1157101/

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