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Iraq: Mosul one year on: clearing the deadly legacy of hidden explosives

Source: European Commission s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations Country: Iraq
One year after Iraq’s second-largest city Mosul was retaken from ISIS by the Iraqi government, thousands of improvised explosive devices, unexploded aerial bombs and complex booby-traps litter the city, waiting to be triggered by the slightest movement. The UN says most are buried under an estimated eight million tons of destroyed buildings. A huge amount of explosive remnants

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