Voices from Mosul: 'Hope is fading'
Updated 1431 GMT (2231 HKT) December 9, 2016
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Irbil, Iraq (CNN)When Iraqi troops launched the offensive to retake Mosul from ISIS in late October, many families in the city were hopeful. After two years living under the militant group's draconian rule, they believed they would be freed in a matter of days.