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A Look at Where the Mosul Airport Used to Be

Nov 10, 2016 | 09:15 GMT
Focal Point: Islamic State Destruction at Mosul's Airport
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In addition to creating defensive positions along the southern edge of Mosul, the Islamic State has prepared for the impending Iraqi offensive against the city by almost completely destroying its airport. Satellite imagery from the site reveals the extent of the militants' scorched-earth campaign: The airport has been nearly erased from existence....

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