Is anything left of Mosul?


The battle to save the city and its people

The brutal fight to rid Mosul of so-called Islamic State has left the northern Iraqi city in ruins, thousands dead and survivors scattered far and wide.

Just how much devastation was caused by the battle between Iraq’s forces – backed by US-led air strikes – and the militant group, and what will happen now?

While the battle for Mosul is over after nine months of fighting, its people are facing a humanitarian crisis on a catastrophic scale.

The Old City has been hit badly

KK4 1aDeath toll estimates vary widely, from thousands to tens of thousands, and more than one million – equivalent to the population of Dublin – have fled their homes since the…

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