Civilians caught in west Mosul crossfire
Civilians from western Mosul are blaming aerial attacks for causing the most casualties in the offensive. More than half a million people are trapped in the ISIL-held west of the city, which Iraqi forces are trying to recapture.
Iraq says 200 bodies pulled from rubble in Mosul
After recent heavy fighting in Mosul, Iraqi civil defence forces say they have pulled more than 200 bodies from the rubble in recent days.
The troops have been battling to push ISIL fighters from their last urban stronghold in the west of the city.