The battle for the last scrap of land held by ISIS has taken longer than expected.
Nato Oil Tankers Set Alight in Rocket Attack
Militants torched more than 20 tankers in Pakistan carrying fuel for U.S. and NATO troops in neighbouring Afghanistan on Thursday. It is the first reported attack since Islamabad closed the border to protest against coalition airstrikes that killed 24 Pakistani troops last month. Several hundred trucks have been stranded at poorly guarded terminals around the country as they wait for Pakistan to reopen its two border crossings into Afghanistan.