Peshmerga forces have been defending these areas by poring their blood, says a spokesperson 

 

 

Peshmerga forces advanced about 7 km towards central Mosul

 

 

Approximately 150 square kilometers was liberated during the last two-day operation, Chancellor of KRSC says

 

 

Several dozens of IS militants, killed or injured, have been transferred to Mosul hospitals, according to Peshmerga sources

 

 

IS has been inflicted with heavy damages at the hand of the Peshmerga forces

 

 

Significant territorial gains have been made against the jihadist group

 

 

Tehran is intending to enforce a new status quo in Iraq through proxy militias, Atheel Nujaifi says

 

 

Success won't be achieved in Mosul offensive without Peshmerga, Joseph Dunford says

 

 

Militias with records of serious abuses should be banned from taking part in the assault 

 

 

Kurdistan Region President discusses Mosul operation with a number of tribal leaders from Nineveh province