no altKarbalaAir strikesMosulF16'sno altBaghdadBasraTikritKutNasiriyaKirkukno altNasiriyaal-Qaim

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
After Saddam: Full coverage

Campaign
overview
Mass
grave sites
Baghdad

 

Mosul:

  • A day after the fall of Kirkuk, the Iraqi army abandoned Mosul to US-backed Kurdish fighters who had been closing in on the city

  • Like Kirkuk, the city had been pounded by air strikes during the campaign
  • PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

    Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific