People walk away from Qaraqosh
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Christians flee mortar attacks near Mosul, Iraq

27 June 2014 Last updated at 15:44 BST

Thousands of Christians are fleeing mortar attacks on the city of Qaraqosh, south east of Mosul, under control of Isis.

Kurdish forces are engaging with heavy artillery and mortars.

Eyewitness say the entire town is now abandoned. Reda El Mawy reports from the outskirts of Qaraqush.

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