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Mosul : Iraq | Sep 01, 2011 at 1:33 PM PDT
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A total of 35 prisoners accused of involvement in terrorist activities temporarily escaped from a jail in Mosul through the sewer system.

Of these, 21 were recaptured.

The authorities have imposed a touch of staying in town to find the fugitives.

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Iraqi security forces parade in the northern city of Mosul in 2009
Iraqi security forces parade in the northern city of Mosul in 2009
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