BBC Producer: 'Let me show you my Mosul'
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'My Mosul': BBC journalist discusses battle for his hometown

As Iraqi forces close in on so-called Islamic State in Mosul, former residents are watching the battle with heightened anxiety.

Among them is BBC Arabic's Basheer al-Zaidi, who was born and raised in the city. Here he reflects on how his hometown has changed and what troops can expect as they push deeper in.

  • 20 Nov 2016