ISIS holding off Iraqi forces in brutal fight for west Mosul
CBS News - Tuesday, 21 March 2017
American-backed Iraqi forces are involved in fierce fighting with ISIS as they battle for the western half of Mosul. Iraqi troops are pushing deeper into the densely-populated old city. Charlie D'Agata reports from the front line.
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