31 Aug '17, 9pm

Iraq says Tal Afar 'fully liberated' from Islamic State:

Iraq says Tal Afar 'fully liberated' from Islamic State:

A fighter from the Hashed Al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization units) fires towards jihadist positions as they advance inside al-Nour neighborhood, in eastern Tal Afar, the main remaining stronghold of the Islamic State group, after the government announced the beginning of an operation to retake it from the jihadists, on Aug. 23, 2017. (Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images)

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