From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
Aid workers are warning of a desperate humanitarian situation in the Iraqi town of Shirqat.
More than 3000 people have been displaced from there since Sunday.
The Iraqi military has retaken areas near the town, as its offensive towards Mosul continues.
Al Jazeera’s Osama Bin Javaid reports: