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After almost two decades of invasion, occupation, war and strife, Baghdad is finally showing signs of a cultural re-emergence. PBS looks at how the battle-worn capital is nurturing the artistic talent in its midst.
The murder of 22-year-old Iraqi model and Snapchat star Tara Fares in 2018 sparked shock and outrage worldwide. For the small and growing community of young Iraqis for whom Tara was a symbol of a freer Iraq, her life and death continue to reverberate.
More than a year after the end of the war against IS, Iraq’s government faces a new challenge. Survivors of the war believe they’re not getting the quality of care they deserve.
Documenting life under the Islamic State is hard enough but for a young Iraqi female journalist it must be the hardest story. When Noor finds herself and her camera on the frontline of the Iraqi army's move into IS territory she evocatively reveals the painful stories of women and children from IS families. But when she begins to question the treatment of them by the Iraqi army Noor soon become...