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Iraq's elite counterterrorism forces advance toward Islamic State positions Tuesday in the village of Tob Zawa, about 5 miles from Mosul, Iraq. Khalid Mohammed/AP hide caption

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Calif. National Guardsmen Wait For Resolution To Bonus Scandal

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Kurdish Journalists, Embedded With Peshmerga, Live-Stream Mosul Battle

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A boy carries mattresses at a camp for displaced families in Debaga, about 50 miles southeast of Mosul, Iraq, on Monday. Camp residents who recently fled areas controlled by the Islamic State say they expect the extremist group to put up a tough fight in Mosul and surrounding areas. Marko Drobnjakovic/AP hide caption

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Near Mosul, Some Residents Flee ISIS, Others Stay And Fight With ISIS

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Aid Workers Worry About Civilians Trapped In Mosul

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The Dueling Narratives In The Fight For Mosul

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Iraqi forces raise a flag after retaking Bartella, a town nine miles outside Mosul, Iraq, on Friday. Iraq's army, backed by U.S. air power, began an offensive this week to retake Mosul, the last city in Iraq controlled by the Islamic State. Some smaller towns and villages were retaken this week, but the Iraqis have not yet reached Mosul. Khalid Mohammed/AP hide caption

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Iraqi pro-government forces hold a position on the frontline on Friday near the village of Tall al-Tibah, some 20 miles south of Mosul, during an operation to retake the hub city from the Islamic State group jihadists. Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Iraqi Forces Shaken By ISIS Resistance In Fight For Mosul

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U.S. Service Member Killed By IED Was Helping Iraq In Push To Retake Mosul

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Police Gen. Abdulkareem al-Jubouri (center) meets with other police officers outside of Mosul. The police are eager to reclaim their home city from the Islamic State, but some police officers speak openly of seeking revenge. Alice Fordham/NPR hide caption

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When Mosul's Cops Return, Will They Seek Reconciliation Or Revenge?

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Iraqi Forces Expected To Need Weeks To Free Mosul From ISIS Control

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Should Mosul Residents Flee The Fighting Or Hunker Down And Wait It Out?

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