Mosul is the land, the second greatest city in Iraq, where the decisive battle is expected to take place. The world has been waiting for two years for this fight between the Iraqi forces and the international coalition on the one hand, and ISIS militants on the other. It cannot be limited to a clash between good and the evil even if it is clear that the terrorist organization named ISIS is the evil side and the acknowledged enemy.
Everyone wants to have the honor of defeating ISIS. There are high expectations as they are all confident that they will finally liberate Mosul, even if there are no estimates about the duration of the war and its human costAbdulrahman al-Rashed