Smoke rises during clashes between Iraqi security forces and militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) in Ramadi July 26, 2014. (REUTERS/Osama al-Dulaimi)
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An Iraqi army airstrike in the militant-held northern city of Mosul Wednesday killed 60 fighters from the extremist Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS), Iraq's state television reported.According to the report, which cited unnamed intelligence officials, the dawn strike targeted a downtown Mosul prison that was being used by ISIS members as a religious court and detention facility.The TV said 60 militants were killed in the strike and about 300 people who were in the militants' custody were set free.
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