The roar of gunfire echoes through the rubble-strewn streets of the Tayaran neighborhood in west Mosul, as a group of civilians scurries for cover.
A man carrying his child in his arms, looks back over his surroundings with unease after huddling in his home for days as intense fighting raged outside.
Suddenly, a huge blast erupts nearby; scattering Iraqi soldiers and civilians in the city's war-torn streets as a massive plume of black smoke rises.
This is the dramatic footage,
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