Residents in Mosul have started cleaning up their city. Since the Iraqi army and its allies freed the eastern parts of Mosul from the "IS," life is slowly returning to normal.
The capture of Rawa last week signaled the fall of the final IS stronghold in Iraq, putting a decisive end to the terror group's "caliphate" aspirations. Liberation forces are now pushing into the desert.
While the "Islamic State" (IS) has lost most of its cities in Iraq and Syria, thousands of Yazidis it kidnapped are still missing. Activists say some are being hidden within IS families. Judit Neurink reports from Irbil.
The grisly find was made at an airbase near the city of Hawija, recently liberated after three years under 'IS' control. The regional government said the compound served as an "execution ground" for the militants.
Government troops have turned to the terrorists' last bastion on the Syrian border, having already recaptured 90 percent of Iraqi land from IS. At the same time, Baghdad was rekindling conflict with the country's Kurds.
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