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Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi wants to capture Mosul this year and the push on the city could start as soon as this month, according to local military commanders.
Mosul, with a pre-war population of 2 million, is the last major city under control of Islamic State in Iraq and its capture would signal the group's defeat in this country
originally posted by: odzeandennz
a reply to: Mousygretchen
i thought the mission was
accomplished.. never mind.
the U.S. cant keep up with all these wars against "x" or "x". one day, maybe not in my lifetime, the US will see some sort of peace time...