On the front line of battle against IS
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Mosul: 'Lining up and ready for battle'

Iraqi government forces have seized several villages as they move towards an assault on the last area held by the so-called Islamic State in Mosul.

The BBC's Quentin Sommerville is embedded with Iraqi troops and reports from near Mosul.

  • 19 Feb 2017
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