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Thousands Escape From Western Mosul As Iraqi Forces Fight ISIS

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Islamic State militants are shelling areas recaptured by Iraqi forces in western Mosul. They are hitting civilians who are fleeing the fighting, as troops continue to edge their way through the dangerous streets of the Old City. The battle for Mosul, which is the Islamic State's last stronghold in Iraq, is entering its sixth month. Iraqi forces are backed by U.S.-led coalition air strikes.

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