Iraqi Army soldiers backed by the Kurdish Peshmerga and Sunni militia fighters entered the village of Rwala in Nineveh Province, southeast of Mosul, on April 18.
The Iraqi forces are trying to capture ISIS strongholds as they prepare to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State.
Video provided by Kurdish Peshmerga.
Audio dropouts from source.
- Shots of Iraqi army soldiers, Peshmerga and Sunni militia fighters, inside Rwala.
- Shots of a destroyed house that used to be and ISIS position
- Shots of ISIS handmade explosives and mortar missiles
- Shot of Iraqi troops rising the flag of Iraq
- Shots of smoke after shelling on ISIS positions
- Shots of Iraqi soldier firing towards ISIS positions
- Shots of Atheel al-Nujaifi, Iraqi politician and former governor of Nineveh, saluting Iraqi troops