Iraqi civilians still trapped in Mosul’s old city

Iraqi troops are fighting to retake control of the remainder of Mosul's old city. But ISIL fighters are putting up strong resistance and civilians are still trapped in the area. Al Jazeera’s Rob Matheson reports.

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    Iraqi troops are fighting to retake control of the remainder of Mosul's old city.

    But ISIL fighters are putting up strong resistance and civilians are still trapped in the area.

    Al Jazeera’s Rob Matheson reports.


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