RT News - March 29, 2017 (18:00 MSK)

The Pentagon confirms to RT that additional U.S. soldiers are deploying to Iraq - to help the anti-ISIL operation in Mosul. Meanwhile, Amnesty International slams the U.S.-led coalition for mass casualties in Mosul, saying they failed to take adequate measures to spare civilian lives - something which could amount to war crimes. Our correspondent speaks to the people fleeing the embattled city. The Scottish Parliament is readying to vote on whether to hold a second referendum in the next few hours, on independence from the United Kingdom.