Mosul

The Middle East

Deafened by the War on ISIS

Thousands of Iraqis, collateral victims of the war on the terrorist group, have found themselves left with war deafness that goes untreated.
Sebastian Castelier
Azhar Al-Rubaie
1.13.19
Features

The Drifting Competitions in the Former ISIS Stronghold of Mosul

ISIS banned the sport for three years, but now the city is liberated young people are using it to kick-start a cultural revolution.
Mustafa Sadoun
5.24.18
ISIS

Life as a Former ISIS Bride

After first being forced to marry ISIS fighters, many women in Mosul now aren't allowed to send their children to school.
Moustafa Saadoun
2.20.18
iraq

What Life Was Like for Young Women Living Under ISIS

"My mum’s hair and skin was all over the wall. We’ve cleaned it off now, but when we come back here I remember what happened and I think of our family."
Harriet Hernando
11.22.17
ISIS

The Blogger Who Took on ISIS

"Obviously I was scared that ISIS would find out where I was and kill me, but I was more worried about the horrible things they would do to my family."
Moustafa Saadoun
11.14.17
war

You Can Thank These People for Everything You Know About the Fight Against ISIS

Journalists might report from battle, but they often wouldn't be able to get there in the first place if it wasn't for these fixers.
Helen Nianias
8.8.17
The Tight Squeeze Issue

Photographs of the Aftermath of the Iraqi Forces in Eastern Mosul

Over the past two years, ISIS has destroyed most of the bridges, but they remain the primary way to cross and transfer goods from a safe area to an occupied one.
Robin Hinsch
3.16.17
Art

Picasso Forgers NABBED! | Last Week in Art

Also in art world news, Diane von Furstenburg is to be named "Godmother" of the new Statue of Liberty Museum.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.14.16
Photo

Photos of All the Things You Leave Behind When Fleeing ISIS

We spoke to some of the internally displaced people at Erbil's massive flea market in Iraq, about the items they needed after fleeing Mosul.
Ahmed Twaij
11.12.16
The Sick Day Issue

Photos from the Fight to Take Mosul Back from ISIS

Manu Brabo's photographs capture the raw reality on the ground in Mosul.
Manu Brabo
9.26.16
Design

ISIS Vandals Inspire Digital Remixes of Cultural Artifacts

Tragic events in the Iraqi city of Mosul have led Pierre Chaumont to digitally modify famous sculptures.
Andrew Salomone
9.6.16
Stuff

I Spent the Fourth of July Fighting in Iraq

Fuck the Fourth of July.
Colby Buzzell
7.6.15
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