Detailed updates from Islamic State militant-held areas of Ninewa province gathered by Iraq Oil Report's network of reporters and contacts.

Inside Mosul: July 19, 2017

  • 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, and IS militants.

Inside Mosul: July 18, 2017

  • CTS forces kill 10 IS militants hiding in Old Mosul
  • Airstrikes hit IS positions across the Tigris from Imam Gharbi
  • Airstrikes hit IS positions in Tal Afar and Mahalabiyah

Inside Mosul: July 17, 2017

  • Iraqi forces clear IS cell from Shahwan area of Old City
  • IS militants ousted from most of Imam Gharbi village

Inside Mosul: July 13, 2017

  • Iraqi forces continue to target IS militants as they escape Old Mosul
  • Al-Hashid al-Asha’iri forces repel IS assault on local market in western Mosul
  • IS militants kill three workers with mortar fire on Faisaliyah power station
  • Al-Hashid al-Shabi retakes village of Sharida, near Ain Jahsh

Inside Mosul: July 12, 2017

  • Airstrikes keep up pressure on IS stragglers in Old Mosul
  • Fighting continues in Assaliyah village after airstrikes
  • Al-Hashid al-Asha’iri repel 30-vehicle IS convoy in Jirn village
  • Peshmerga repel IS attack in Muthalath village

Inside Mosul: July 11, 2017

  • Sweeps continue for lingering IS members in Old Mosul
  • Al-Hashid al-Asha’iri repel IS attack on Marir village, north of Sherqat
  • Iraqi Army forces and airstrikes liberate Imam Gharbi

Inside Mosul: July 8-10

  • IS militants and weapons seized from al-Jada’a IDP camp in Qayara district
  • Imam Gharbi village remains contested, though under Iraqi control
  • IS militants launched an attack on the town of al-Hadar

Inside Mosul: July 7, 2017

  • Iraqi forces have taken back about half of Imam Gharib
  • IS offensive reportedly designed to help open an escape route to Syria for senior IS leaders trapped in Mosul, Hawija

Inside Mosul: July 6, 2017

  • Iraqi forces continue battling IS militants in Old City
  • IS militants gain control of Imam Gharbi village, seizing human shields
  • Iraqi forces launch airstrikes on Imam Gharbi and mobilize reinforcements to retake village

Inside Mosul: July 5, 2017

  • Iraqi forces make slow progress retaking last IS positions in Old City
  • Federal Police repel attempted IS suicide attack in Nabi Younes market
  • IS militants launch surprise attack on Imam Gharbi village in Qayarah sub-district, killing tens of civilians and 20 security forces

Inside Mosul: July 4, 2017

  • CTS and Federal Police continue to attack IS positions in Old Mosul from several directions
  • Iraqi forces in Wadi Hajar repel IS fighters’ attempted suicide attack

Inside Mosul: July 3, 2017

  • Iraqi forces continue liberating areas of Mosul’s Old City
  • Three suicide bombers target civilians trying to flee IS-occupied areas, killing at least 27

Inside Mosul: June 1 & 2, 2017

  • CTS and RRD forces advance on last remaining areas held by IS militants in Mosul’s Old City
  • IS militants consist largely of foreign fighters wearing suicide vests
  • Attempted IS counter-attacks repelled

Inside Mosul: June 27, 2017

  • CTS forces declare liberation of Faruq Street area of Old Mosul
  • Federal Police gain control of Ziwani Mosque
  • IS militants execute 15 civilians
  • Airstrike in Old Mosul targets four senior IS leaders

Inside Mosul: June 24, 2017

  • Heavy fighting continues between Iraqi forces and IS militants in Old Mosul
  • CTS forces rescue 200 civilians trapped in explosives-laden buildings in Bab al-Baidh
  • IS militants launch multiple suicide vest attacks on civilians attempting to flee

Inside Mosul: June 22, 2017

  • IS may hold only two buildings in Shefa’a neighborhood
  • Federal police liberate Hamiddinne Mosque, advance toward Shamhun Church
  • Air strikes continue in fight for Old Mosul