ISIS Fighters Dig In As U.S. Takes First Casualty in Mosul Offensive — TIME

The first U.S. casualty in the offensive against ISIS in Mosul occurred on Thursday, as a coalition of Iraqi forces engaged in fierce fighting with ISIS militants defending the caliphate’s largest redoubt in Iraq. The intensity of the fighting indicates that the jihadists are mounting a serious attempt to resist the offensive, rather than opting…

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