Displaced in Mosul: 300,000 living in makeshift homes

In addition to the destruction, most families carry stigma of having lived under ISIL.

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    It has been two years since the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) was defeated in Iraq but more than a million people remain displaced.

    This includes 300,000 from the city of Mosul alone.

    Iraqis are not returning home because of security fears, destroyed homes and a lack of jobs.

    Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid reports from the Jadaa camp for the displaced in Mosul.


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