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Amid war, misery

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A man cries out as he carries his daughter and walks from a part of Mosul controlled by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) towards Iraqi special forces soldiers who are battling to retake the city from ISIS. Iraqi forces have recaptured several areas in west Mosul since launching the push to retake it on Feb 19, but their pace slowed recently amid several days of bad weather.