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Tens of Thousands Displaced in Mosul as Battle Intensifies

The United Nations says more than 54,000 people have been displaced in Mosul, where a massive Iraqi military operation is underway to free the city from Islamic State militants. A U.N. spokesman, Farhan Haq, said Monday the number of displaced people has increased by 6,600 since Friday, with most of them fleeing to displaced persons camps. Iraqi special forces say they are checking all displaced people for suspected links to Islamic State before allowing them into the camps. They say...

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