August 28, 2017 16:02 IST

Iraqi forces surround Islamic State

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Smoke rises during clashes between joint troop of Iraqi army and Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces against the Islamic State militants. Credit: Reuters
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Smoke rises during clashes between joint troops of Iraqi army and Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces against the Islamic State militants in Tal Afar. Credit: Reuters
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Smoke rises during clashes between joint troop of Iraqi army and Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces against the Islamic State militants in Tal Afar. Credit: Reuters
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A military vehicle of the Iraqi army with Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces is seen during a fight with the Islamic State militants in Tal Afar. Credit: Reuters
5 of 5 Islamic State,Inside the Iraqi offensive,Tal Afar,Iraqi forces surround Islamic State,Islamic State militants
Smoke rises during clashes between the Iraqi army and Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces against the Islamic State militants in Tal Afar. Credit: Reuters