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Mosul after ISIL


The battle to retake the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or ISIL lasted nine months, leaving a trail of destruction and trapping tens of thousands of people in the crossfire. In its wake, the conflict left behind a people struggling to rebuild.

CGTN’s Tony Cheng returns to the war-ravaged city whose prospects for peace and stability remain uncertain, despite the defeat of an extremist group that brutalized its people.

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Mosul after ISIL


The battle to retake the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or ISIL lasted nine months, leaving a trail of destruction and trapping tens of thousands of people in the crossfire. In its wake, the conflict left behind a people struggling to rebuild.

CGTN’s Tony Cheng returns to the war-ravaged city whose prospects for peace and stability remain uncertain, despite the defeat of an extremist group that brutalized its people.

 

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mosul after isil CREDITS

Reporter: Tony Cheng

Camera/Edit: Florian Witulski

Producer: Majd Holbi

Translation: Mohammad Ibrahem