More troops are required on the battlefield of Mosul, commander Jabouri says 

Thousand more have already been removed from the battlefield 

Liberating Mosul would be a hard battle for any army, Dorrian says

Iraqi security forces are required to investigate the captured IS militants about the massacre 

The new shipment mainly consists of medical supplies and vehicle spare parts for Peshmerga

Previously Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi had predicted that IS would be destroyed by the end of 2016

He was arrested along with a group of Islamic State militants

US soldiers will have greater role on the battlefield during the upcoming stage 

The reinforcement is to set the stage for further advancing