Thousands flee Mosul over fear of airstrikes
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Thousands flee Mosul over fear of airstrikes

Eyewitnesses say that many Iraqi civilians have been caught up and killed in the US led airstrikes against so-called Islamic State in the battle for Mosul.

Thousands of Iraqi civilians are trying to flee west Mosul as the fight against so-called Islamic State continues.

However, eyewitnesses say that many Iraqi civilians have been caught up and killed in the airstrikes.