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MOSUL, IRAQ - OCTOBER 18: A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter leans out of his military vehicle which has taken several direct hits from ISIS snipers including on the windscreen on October 18, 2016 in the small town of Bartella near Mosul, Iraq. Joint forces from countries including Britain, U.S.A and France have joined Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan to launch what is believed to be the largest ground operation since the invasion of Iraq in 2003 to retake Iraq's second largest city from the Islamic State who have held it since 2014. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

MOSUL, IRAQ - OCTOBER 18: A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter leans out of his military vehicle which has taken several direct hits from ISIS snipers including on the windscreen on October 18, 2016 in the small town of Bartella near Mosul, Iraq. Joint forces from countries including Britain, U.S.A and France have joined Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan to launch what is believed to be the largest ground operation since the invasion of Iraq in 2003 to retake Iraq's second largest city from the Islamic State who have held it since 2014. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)