Residents of destroyed Mosul plea for help to rebuild the city

In Iraq's post-ISIL Mosul, symbols of suffering still dominate the cityscape but there are signs of hope that city is rebuilding and recovering.


    Four years ago, ISIL (also known as ISIS) controlled the Iraqi city of Mosul.

    The battle to recapture it cost thousands of lives and the city was left in ruins.

    For former residents lucky enough to escape ISIL's web of violence and inhumanity, things remain difficult.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom looks at life there now.


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    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.