British ISIS fighter carries out suicide bomb attack at military HQ outside Mosul as Iraqi forces move to reclaim the city

ISIS has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing which it said was carried out by a British terrorist close to the Iraqi city of Mosul.

The attack targeted a military facility to the southwest of the war-torn city, and the group claims it resulted in multiple casualties.

ISIS named the bomber, who was driving an explosives laden vehicle, as Abu Zakariya al-Britani.