Video: Iraq's 'Golden Division' troops in the battle for Mosul

An exclusive report from our journalists Matthieu Mabin and Noreddine Bezziou, who have been embedded with the Iraqi anti-terrorism forces on the frontline in Mosul. It has been seven weeks since the start of the offensive to retake the country’s second city, which fell to the Islamic State group in 2014. Those seven weeks have seen intense fighting, spearheaded by the Iraqi counter-terrorism troops, known as the Golden Division.


A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Elom Marcel Toble.

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