10 Jul '17, 7pm

Iraqi Forces Liberate Mosul From ISIS

SOUTHWEST ASIA, July 10, 2017 — The coalition welcomed Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s announcement of Iraq’s victory in Mosul and congratulated the Iraqi forces on their remarkable progress against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria while making extraordinary efforts to safeguard civilian lives, Army Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, the Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve commander, said in a video statement today. Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve logo Download Image Image details page While there are still areas of the old city of Mosul that must be back-cleared of explosive devices and possible ISIS fighters in hiding, Inherent Resolve officials said, Iraqi forces have Mosul now firmly under their control. “The global coalition fighting ISIS congratulates Prime Minister al-Abadi and the Iraqi Security Forces on their historic vi...

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militarytimes.com 10 Jul '17, 6pm

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US military credits Iraqi militias for helping liberate Mosul

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longwarjournal.org 11 Jul '17, 2pm

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stripes.com 10 Jul '17, 4pm

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.@USArmy Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend called the defeat of ISIS in #Mosul a "decisive blow."

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stripes.com 11 Jul '17, 1am

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militarytimes.com 09 Jul '17, 2pm

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straitstimes.com 09 Jul '17, 12pm

MOSUL, IRAQ (REUTERS) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in Mosul on Sunday and congratulated the armed forces...

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stripes.com 10 Jul '17, 8am

MOSUL, Iraq — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi visited Mosul Sunday to declare it liberated from the Islamic State, three...

Iraqi PM to celebrate victory over IS in the city

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defence.pk 10 Jul '17, 5am

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Mosul liberated as ISIS faces total defeat in I...

stripes.com 09 Jul '17, 6pm

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airforcetimes.com 10 Jul '17, 11pm

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defense.gov 09 Jul '17, 12pm

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militarytimes.com 06 Jul '17, 3pm

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militarytimes.com 05 Jul '17, 1pm

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defense.gov 05 Jul '17, 8pm

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Air Force general: ISIS to be driven out of Mosul 'within days'

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airforcetimes.com 07 Jul '17, 9pm

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