An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters
An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters

Iraqi forces enter IS-held airport in Mosul, the jihadists’ last stronghold in the country

It is unclear how many jihadists are defending the airport but US officials said on Monday that only about 2,000 remain in Mosul

An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters
An Iraqi fires toward Islamic State militants west of Mosul. Photo: Reuters
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