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Iraq denies air strike caused civilian deaths

Iraq’s military has cast doubt on reports that an air strike by the US-led coalition caused the deaths of dozens of civilians in west Mosul. Instead it blamed explosive booby-traps set by ISIS. Saturday the US said that it was investigating an air strike on 17 March at “the location corresponding to allegations of civilian casualties”. Continue reading →

US command: Mosul airstrike occured at the request of Iraq forces

Saturday the U.S-led coalition in Iraq said that one of its airstrikes struck fighters and equipment of the ISIS terror group in West Mosul on March 17 at the location where there were reports of more than 100 civilian casualties. Continue reading →