Peshmerga Forces Recapture Villages from ISIS

August 16, 2016 12:04 PM

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are making headway in the battle to recapture the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State militants, who have been occupying the city since June 2014. Ali Javanmardi of VOA's Persian Service is accompanying the Peshmerga fighters and filed this report from the battle's frontline, southeast of Mosul. Miguel Amaya narrates his report.