- Deadly battle erupts between foreign and local IS fighters
- Several dozen IS militants flee Mosul toward Tal Afar
- Iraqi forces continue westward push, securing more Left Bank territory
- IS militants further damage Fourth Bridge, seeking to slow Iraqi forces’ momentum toward Right Bank strongholds
Editor's Note: Iraq Oil Report gathers daily updates on security and humanitarian developments inside Mosul city and surrounding IS-held areas in Ninewa province from a network of local reporters, residents, resistance fighters, and IS militants. Because of the physical risks associated with information-gathering in these areas, these reports are not comprehensive, and many cannot be confirmed via multiple, reliable sources. Nonetheless, we believe there is a significant public interest in publi...