Islamic State fighters pledge to fight to the death in Mosul

By REUTERS
July 8, 2017 17:03
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Islamic State fighters pledged on Saturday to fight to the death defending their last redoubt in the Old City of Mosul against US-backed Iraqi forces, the group's news agency Amaq said.

"The fighters are collectively pledging martyrdom in Maydan," it said, referring to the neighborhood by the Tigris riverside where they are making their last stand.


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