Iraq military: (Troops have ‘full control’ of eastern Mosul)

January 18, 2017 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: In Iraq, US-backed Iraqi troops have announced full control of eastern Mosul after routing Islamic State militants from that part of the northern city.
Talking to reporters in Bartella, Iraqi Army Lt. Gen. Talib Shaghati has termed the success of the Iraqi forces as unprecedented. He said plans were now …