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IS conflict: Iraq launches ground offensive in Tal Afar

Published on BBC News – World. Tal Afar, the last major city held by IS in Iraq, has been a target since the fall of Mosul in July.

Iraq launches offensive to retake Tal Afar from ISIL

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). PM Haider al-Abadi announces offensive to retake the northern city, telling ISIL fighters ‘surrender, or die’.