People evacuated from Mosul, IraqDownload
Licensed to London News Pictures. 10/11/2016. Mosul, Iraq. An Iraqi family board a pickup truck, mounting a white flag and loaded down with their possessions, as they prepare to escape Mosul's Gogjali District and fighting between Iraqi Security Forces and ISIS militants for the safety of Iraqi-Kurdistan.
The battle to retake Mosul, which fell June 2014, started on the 16th of October 2016 with Iraqi Security Forces eventually reaching the city on the 1st of November. Since then elements of the Iraq Army and Police have succeeded in pushing into the city and retaking several neighbourhoods allowing civilians living there to be evacuated - though many more remain trapped within Mosul. Photo credit: Matt Cetti-Roberts/LNP
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