May 23, 2017 11:40 IST

Endgame in Mosul

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Smoke rises from an airstrike during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants in western Mosul. Credit: Reuters
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Cars destroyed in clashes are seen on a street during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants in western Mosul. Credit: Reuters
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Iraqi rapid response forces gather during a battle against Islamic State militants in Mosul. Credit: Reuters
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Displaced Iraqis flee during a fight between Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service forces and Islamic State militants in western Mosul. Credit: Reuters
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Displaced Iraqis flee during a fight between Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service forces and Islamic State militants in western Mosul. Credit: Reuters