Moment an ISIS militant surrenders in Mosul

The video shows an ISIS militant fighter emerging from his hiding place with raised arms and being told to lift up his shirt to check for a suicide belt. (Rudaw)

A video has emerged showing Peshmerga forces capturing an ISIS militant north of Mosul.

The video shows an ISIS militant fighter emerging from his hiding place with raised arms and being told to lift up his shirt to check for a suicide belt.

The man appears disheveled as he surrenders begging the forces not to shoot at him.

Rudaw news agency released the video on Monday where Peshmerga forces apprehend the man in a town 13 km north of Mosul.

The capture was part of a wider operation by allied forces to retake Mosul from ISIS, which began on Oct. 17.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 13:59 - GMT 10:59
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