Travelling with Iraqi forces near Mosul
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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
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