Mosul residents and business community have welcomed the liberation of the Old City from the Islamic State after 9 months of fierce fighting. However, one month later, the city lies in ruins and local residents who have been trickling back worry about their future.  Although safety and security is being provided, lack of basic services is making it impossible for them to rebuild their lives. The United Nations estimates that rebuilding Mosul will initially cost more than $1 billion.

 

 

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