Examples from the Web for mosul
Indeed, some of those troops who ran away from defending Mosul were already American-trained.Pentagon Insider on New Plan to Fight ISIS: ‘Of Course It’s Not Enough’|Nancy A. Youssef|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In Mosul, foreign fighters have left, the city is flooded with refugees and supply routes are cut off.
In the city of Mosul itself it seems as though ISIS is at a loss.
The irony did not escape one local, Laith Hathim, as he stood and watched the newly minted refugees make their way into Mosul.
What the people of Mosul now fear most is aerial bombardment of their own city.
I have already mentioned the death of the Pashas of Mosul and Merdin.Journal of a Residence at Bagdad|Anthony Groves
It admits of no reasonable doubt that the ruins opposite Mosul are those of Nineveh.
On our arrival in Mosul we rented a house in the centre of the city, which had two compounds.Behind the Veil in Persia and Turkish Arabia|M. E. Hume-Griffith
My first step on reaching Mosul was to present my letters to Mohammed Pasha, governor of the province.
As the ruins, from their size, did not promise other results, I sent the men back to Mosul.Discoveries among the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon|Austen H. Layard
British Dictionary definitions for mosul
Word Origin and History for mosul
city in northern Iraq, from Arabic al-Mawsul, literally "the joined," a reference to the bridge and ford over the Tigris here.