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16 civilians killed in Daesh attacks in Iraq's Mosul

16 civilians killed in Daesh attacks in Iraq's Mosul
Terrorists carry out two deadly howitzer attacks in Daesh stronghold

By Arif Yusuf and Safiye Karabacak

MOSUL, Iraq (AA) - A total of 16 civilians were killed Sunday when Daesh terrorists carried out attacks in the Iraq city of Mosul, according to the country's military sources.

A howitzer attack carried out by the terrorists in a northeastern neighborhood of the province left 11 people dead. Separately, at least five people, including three children, were killed in another howitzer attack at a civilian building east of the city.

In mid-October, the Iraqi army -- backed by U.S.-led coalition warplanes and local allies on the ground -- launched a major offensive to retake Mosul, Daesh’s last major stronghold in northern Iraq.

Officials in Baghdad have vowed to retake the city, which fell to Daesh in mid-2014, by year’s end.

source: News Feed
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