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Kurdish Forces Join U.S. Effort to Control Mosul

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Kurdish Forces Join U.S. Effort to Control Mosul

Kurdish Forces Join U.S. Effort to Control Mosul

Kurdish Forces Join U.S. Effort to Control Mosul

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Kurdish militiamen are playing an increasing role in efforts to secure Mosul. When the city police force collapsed in the face of an insurgent offensive last November, U.S. commanders turned to seasoned Kurdish militiamen for help in restoring security.

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