FRONTLINE

"Battle for Iraq" - Preview

Preview: Season 2017 Episode 5 | 31s

Guardian reporter Ghaith Abdul-Ahad goes inside the battle for Mosul to examine the fight and its toll, speaking with civilians, soldiers and ISIS suspects -- and surviving a suicide bomb. Also in this two-part hour from FRONTLINE: a dramatic report on an Iraqi unit at the center of the fight.

Aired: 01/03/17

Rating: NR

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