Iraqi PM says Mosul liberation will be declared in a few days - Sumaria TV | Reuters

ERBIL, Iraq The "liberation" of the city of Mosul from Islamic State will be announced in a few days, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday, according to Baghdad-based Sumaria TV.

"It's a matter of a few days and we will announce the total liberation of Mosul," Abadi told reporters in Baghdad, according to al-Sumaria.

(Reporting by Maher Chmaytelli; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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Updated Date: Jun 22, 2017 22:04 PM

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