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Mosul: Fleeing Extremism

Every day hundreds of people leave their homes in Mosul to seek protection and help. As the fighting between the extremist group and the Iraqi army intensifies, the see an opportunity to escape ISIS’ rule.

While more than 57,000 people have managed to escape Western Mosul, several thousands remain trapped and face death. Overall, more than 286,020 individuals have been displaced from Mosul Corridor since the military operations started on October 17, 2016.