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Iraq Lays Cornerstone in Rebuilding Mosul Mosque

An Iraqi Sunni Muslim leader laid the cornerstone Sunday in the first step to rebuild the iconic 11th-century al-Nuri mosque in Mosul. Three years of fighting between Islamic State and Iraqi forces left the structure in ruins. All that remains is the stone gate, the green graffiti-covered dome, and part of the base of the minaret. United Nations officials and European ambassadors joined Iraqi political and religious leaders for Sunday's cornerstone-laying ceremony. The...

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