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CNN Correspondent Describes Terror Of Being Trapped By ISIS In Mosul05:21

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A CNN crew embedded with Iraqi troops was trapped by ISIS in a muddy alley in Mosul.

Several of the Iraqis were wounded, and the soldiers and journalists sought safety with a terrified family in a house that then became the focus of ISIS fire. Eventually everyone was able to escape.

CNN international correspondent Arwa Damon joins Here & Now's Robin Young to talk about the experience.


Arwa Damon, senior international correspondent at CNN and president and co-founder of Inara. She tweets @arwacnn.

This segment aired on November 7, 2016.


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