Almost two days after the Prime Minister of Iraq Haidar al-Abadi arrived in Mosul to announce the final defeat of the «Islamic state», the city once again began fighting with this terrorist group.
Authorities urged not to ignore local incidents. According to them, carried out the operation against militants hiding in the city after the victory over the IG.
According to local residents, the jihadists continue to hold a small enclave on the banks of the Tigris. According to them, the situation in the city remains tense. 900.000 refugees who fled from Mosul, in no hurry to return home.
The city, which is to capture the «Islamic state» was the second most important in Iraq, suffered tremendous damage. Areas few months were the scene of fierce fighting, almost completely destroyed.
According to the UN, the restoration of the city will cost at least a billion dollars. Restoration work has already begun, but residents say that they feel Mosul – still arena of hostilities.