Iraqi Troops Move Deeper Into Western Mosul

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Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi visited the recently captured Mosul International Airport on March 7, according to his Facebook page, as Iraqi forces reported further incursions into Islamic State-held areas in the western part of the city.

This video shows fighting in western Mosul on Monday, March 6, and civilians encountered while fleeing their homes on Sunday. The United Nations estimated that 42,000 people have fled their homes in western Mosul since the start of the operation last month, with 750,000 still trapped in their homes there. Credit: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty via Storyful

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