UN Special Representative for Iraq tours the ruins of the landmark Al-Nouri Mosque in Mosul


22/9/2019 11:45:00
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The UN Special Representative for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, toured the ruins of the landmark Al-Nouri Mosque in Mosul on 19 September 2019.  

 

In a statement on Sunday, September 22, 2019, media office of UNAMI stated that UN Special Representative for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, toured the ruins of the landmark Al-Nouri Mosque in Mosul

 

"The ISIL blew up the structure and its iconic Al-Hadba leaning minaret before its military defeat in Mosul," the statement said, adding "UNESCO is leading a project to restore the historic mosque to its former glory."

 

PUKmedia \ UNAMI


 

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