Iraqi army say IS group flushed out from Nimrud, site of ancient city

Iraqi army say IS group flushed out from Nimrud, site of ancient city

The Iraqi army said Sunday that troops have driven Islamic State group militants out of the town of Nimrud, south of Mosul, near the site of famed ancient Assyrian ruins that were reportedly destroyed by the extremists. Iraq’s special forces meanwhile battled militants in the city of Mosul itself, where they struggled to advance against […]