Mosul battle: Travelling with Iraq's special forces
Iraqi troops trying to drive so-called Islamic State from its stronghold in the country have advanced to the outskirts of Mosul, to the east of the city.
The assault involves hundreds of troops in heavily-armoured vehicles, together with tanks and bulldozers.
Ian Pannell has been travelling with the Iraqi special forces.
31 Oct 2016
- From the section Middle East