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ISIS control in western Mosul continues to wither away as Iraqi forces advance deeper into the city.
Rebuilding the neighbourhoods they once called home will be difficult for the citizens of western Mosul.
Iraqi Security Force engineers are bringing in portable floating bridges to open another front against ISIS in the Old City Mosul.
An ISIS attack at Sinjar was repelled by the Sinjar Protection Units, a Yezidi militia.
More citizens escape from the besieged city of Mosul as Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) continue their advance on Mosul