US State Dept claims comparing Mosul with Aleppo is 'insulting'

RT News Channel - Saturday, 20 May 2017  (5 days ago)
Meanwhile across the border, as U.S.-backed Iraqi forces enter the outskirts of the ISIL stronghold of Mosul - a humanitarian crisis is unfolding there too. Many have been drawing parallels between the campaigns in Aleppo and Mosul - both are aimed at defeating terrorists who are using civilians as human shields. But the U.S. State Department believes that such comparisons are inappropriate. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Google+ http://plus.google.com/+RT Listen to us on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/rttv RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.

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