Iraq: Church bells ring again in Mosul

The first restored church in Mosul, Saint Korkis, has at last opened its doors to resume services. The Christian presence in Mosul, however, remains small. Most refuse to return, citing security concerns and broken community trust as the main reasons why they would rather rebuild their lives elsewhere. ISIS continues to have a presence in Mosul, and bodies are regularly pulled from the rubble.

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