A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter looks through a Milan missile outside the village of Fadiliya, north of Mosul, October 27, 2016. Ari Jalal, Reuters

The Kurdish Battle for Mosul, and Independence

While the Peshmerga have been on the front lines against ISIS, the impression is that they see the government in Baghdad as their main enemy ■ A special report from the front lines, part 3

ERBIL, Iraq – In the sky above northwestern Iraq, the Battle for Mosul looks like a well-coordinated campaign. Airstrikes are carried out on all fronts by the American-led coalition and the Iraqi Air Force,...

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