This year’s Ramadan in Mosul has marked a return to normality after the brutal rule of ISIS. With local residents leading the charge in renovating the city, Mosul is becoming the safe cultural hub it once was.
Clashes between the Syrian Regime and Opposition groups have resulted in widespread displacement in the Greater Idlib Region. According to some estimates, over 100,000 Syrians have been displaced from their homes since the beginning of May.
Five years have passed since ISIS militants captured and killed over one thousand seven hundred Iraqi military students in the Speicher Base in Tikrit. Families have gathered to pay their respects to those deceased in one of the country's deadliest attacks in recent times.