After the battle ISIS terrorists with Iraqi troops in the center of Mosul, the Great An-Nuri Mosque turned into ruins.
Earlier it was reported that the Mosque was blown up by militants of the illegal in Russia ISIS group in the middle of June.
Recall that June, 29 the city of Mosul in the north of Iraq was completely released from the militants of the terrorist group “Islamic State”*.
The city was under the leadership of militants for about three years.
Note that there is a tense situation in Iraq in connection with the activities of the terrorist group “Islamic State”, which seized part of the country. The militants make attacks and acts of terrorism, most often civilians become the victims.
* This organization is recognized as extremist by the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, its activities on the territory of Russia are outlawed.