Iraq post-ISIL: Anger over government's 'unfair' compensation

Residents of Fallujah say that government compensation following the destruction caused by the fight against ISIL is not being handed out fairly.

by

    The Iraqi city of Fallujah in Anbar province is struggling to recover, two years after the Iraqi army defeated the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) fighters.

    Their battle left the city in ruins.

    As well as reconstructing destroyed buildings and creating jobs, the local government is also handing out compensation.

    But some complain the process is unfair.

    Al Jazeera's Rob Matheson reports from Baghdad, Iraq.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Death from above: Every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Death from above: Every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Will you push the boundaries or play it safe?

    Will you push the boundaries or play it safe?

    Curate an art exhibition and survive Thailand's censorship crackdown in this interactive game.