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Iraq acknowledges abuses in Mosul campaign

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office said on Thursday a unit of the security forces committed “abuses” against civilians during the offensive to oust Daesh (ISIS) insurgents from the city of Mosul. The Daily Star >> Live News

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After Mosul, Iraq mulls future of Shiite militias

In the wake of victory against Daesh (ISIS) in Mosul, Iraq’s political, religious and military leaders are debating the future of the country’s powerful Shiite militias – the tens of thousands of men who answered a religious call to arms three years ago and played a critical role in beating back the extremists. The Daily Star >> Live News

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