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On the road with the Iraqi army preparing to try to recapture the city of Mosul from so-called Islamic State.

For several months, Iraqi forces, with coalition support, have been preparing for a major attack on the key city of Mosul.

It is the last major stronghold of so called Islamic State in Iraq, and Iraqi officials say a ground assault could begin this month.

Jonathan Beale reports.

  • 14 Oct 2016
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