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Operation to retake Mosul has begun: Iraq PM on TV

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Operations to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State group have begun, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early today on state television.

"The time of victory has come and operations to liberate Mosul have started," he said in an address broadcast by the Iraqiya channel.



"Today I declare the start of these victorious operations to free you from the violence and of Daesh (IS)," he said, addressing residents of the Mosul region.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Operation to retake Mosul has begun: Iraq PM on TV

Operations to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State group have begun, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early today on state television. "The time of victory has come and operations to liberate Mosul have started," he said in an address broadcast by the Iraqiya channel. "Today I declare the start of these victorious operations to free you from the violence and terrorism of Daesh (IS)," he said, addressing residents of the Mosul region. Operations to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State group have begun, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early today on state television.

"The time of victory has come and operations to liberate Mosul have started," he said in an address broadcast by the Iraqiya channel.

"Today I declare the start of these victorious operations to free you from the violence and of Daesh (IS)," he said, addressing residents of the Mosul region.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Operation to retake Mosul has begun: Iraq PM on TV

Operations to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State group have begun, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early today on state television.

"The time of victory has come and operations to liberate Mosul have started," he said in an address broadcast by the Iraqiya channel.

"Today I declare the start of these victorious operations to free you from the violence and of Daesh (IS)," he said, addressing residents of the Mosul region.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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