Wartorn, One Hundred Fifteen Degree, Hundred Square Meters discussed on America's Morning News


Keep going and he said nearby dozens of women and children their hands raised drop their bags for security forces to search keeping the crowd at a distance the soldiers yelled at the women to roll up their sleeves and empty everything they were carrying we know you're dice that the soldiers tensions have escalated in the final days of the battle for muscle as suicide bombings carried out mostly by women hiding among groups of civilians target iraqi forces closing in on the last few hundred square meters of territory that the islamic state controls at least one such attack struck on wednesday at a screening center security forces is detaining boys as young as fourteen they accused of belonging to the islamic state and barred the elderly and sick from stopping to rest during the difficult journey out of the wartorn district a more than half mile long trek on foot over mounds of rubble in one hundred fifteen degree heat many civilians are still believed to be trapped in the islamic state run and clave with around fifteen hundred fleeing with every one hundred meter advance by the iraqi forces those emerging from the old city at this late stage in the fight were weak injured gaunt and pale for months the district has been bombarded by iraqi artillery and cut off from food and water the fight for muscle is taking a devastating toll on the old city's residents doctors without borders said in a statement on wednesday only a fraction who require medical attention are actually receiving it and many are just dying on the battlefield field according to the humanitarian organisations one men with a fractured leg was carried out wednesday by a.

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