Mosul Residents Rebel against ISIL


Former Iraqi officers gathered up in Mosul in opposition of ISIL, determined to end the group’s reign of terror over the region, according to sources on the ground.

Mosul’s new resistance group, which is composed of a reported 183 elements – veteran soldiers and army officers – have all served in the Nineveh province, Islam Times reported.

Sources on the ground have confirmed that in view of Iraq large military deployment, ISIL fighters have decided to booby-trap civilian houses by way of a defense system. If soldiers fled before ISIL when it first came in, surprised by the speed of its advances on Iraqi soil, many are now ready to fight back and free their cities, their country.