Despite victory over ISIL, sporadic fighting continues in Mosul

Sporadic fighting is continuing in Mosul, a day after Iraq's prime minister declared total victory over ISIL.

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    Sporadic fighting is continuing in Mosul, a day after Iraq's prime minister declared total victory over the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, known as ISIS) group.

    What's left now is the shell of an ancient city, with a traumatised population.

    Many who fled the violence are living in camps.

    Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from Hashem Sham camp, in northern Iraq.


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