Inside the Fierce Battle to Recapture Northern Iraqi Cities – CBS News
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will meet with his commanders in Baghdad on Saturday to consider the US-led coalition to recapture Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city and ISIS ‘main stronghold in northern Iraq. US Navy Chief NCO Jason Finan of Anaheim, California was the first American to be killed in the offensive, which began this week. On Friday, ISIS launched a counterattack against the city of Kirkuk, killing 46 people. Holly Williams was there.
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