Iraqi forces retake Qayyarah airbase from ISIL

The Iraqi army is preparing for a long-awaited offensive against ISIL in the northern city of Mosul, which the armed group had captured in 2014.
Prime Minister Haider Al-Abbadi announced that the Army has retaken an airbase from ISIL in Qayyarah, just south of Mosul.
Al Jazeera’s Joanna Blundell reports.

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