"The first steps to rebuild the famous al-Nurimoskén in Mosul in Iraq has been. The 1100-century and its minaret, in the area known as the "
"Dozens of government representatives, religious leaders, UN representatives and ambassadors gathered on Sunday in front of the razed mosque, to see the cornerstone to be laid. It wore a simple, black inscription in Arabic, where it was held that the reconstruction of the temple began on 16 december 2018."
"the Mosque is a landmark for the iraqis, and had a strong symbolic value for the ICE. It was there that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in 2014, made his only public appearance as a ICE-leader and declared the movement's so-called caliphate, after having taken the city."
"All that remained after the fighting to push IS out of Mosul was minaretens base, the portal that led to the area as well as the purification of the sanctuary broken – and now graffititäckta – dome. Återuppbyggnadsprojektet is carried out in cooperation with the UN agency, Unesco. It is expected to take five years and cost nearly 500 million kronor, money which has been donated from the United arab emirates. During the first year, the area shall primarily be picked up and documented."