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Mosul, Iraq— A young girl uses a hole smashed through a wall to exit her house just behind the front line in western Mosul on April 15. Iraqi government forces made the hole so they could advance on Islamic State positions without being exposed to sniper ire. Iraqi forces backed by the United States have driven ISIS out of much of the city, which the militant group had occupied since June 2014, but hundreds of thousands of people are still trapped in the western part of Mosul.

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ONE MILLION DEAD: WHAT WAR WITH NORTH KOREA WOULD LOOK LIKE What would another armed conflict on the peninsula look like? During the Korean War, which lasted from 1950 to 1953, some 2.7 million Koreans died, along with 33,000 Americans and 800,000 Chinese. In any pre-emption scenario now, the U.S. would try to keep the strike limited to the task at hand; at the same time, Washington would signal in any way it could, probably via the North’s ally in Beijing, that it did not seek a wider war.