ISIS in the crosshairs: Battle for Mosul begins

October 16, 2016 10:40 PM

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ISIS in the crosshairs: Battle for Mosul begins

The clock tower of the Dominican Mission Church in Mosul, built in the 1870s, was a gift from Empress Eugenie of France.

The famous leaning minaret of Mosul's 12th-century Great Mosque of al-Nuri towers in the background of this photo taken in the 1930s.

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