Reporter Describes Being On Mosul Front Line With Iraqi ForcesPlay
There are reports Thursday of heavy fighting between Iraqi forces and ISIS, which still controls the western section of Mosul. The fight has centered around the city's airport.
Here & Now's Eric Westervelt (@Ericnpr) speaks with New York Times reporter Ben C. Solomon (@bcsolomon), who has been with Iraqi special forces on the front line.
This article was originally published on February 23, 2017.
This segment aired on February 23, 2017.