IS group leader Baghdadi urges no Mosul retreat, audio message claims

IS group leader Baghdadi urges no Mosul retreat, audio message claims

Jihadist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on his fighters to resist as Iraqi forces were poised Thursday to enter the city of Mosul where he declared a “caliphate” two years ago. The appeal was made in an audio recording released on the Internet and purported to be by the elusive leader of the Islamic State […]