Before the attack of IS in 2014, the town of Shingal used to be the same as our towns. People lived there, went to work, kids to school, they played football – you name it. One night, everything changed; people here lost everything – their families and their loved ones. Now this town resembles of the town of ghosts.

A year after liberated from the hands of ISIS, Shingal is still the city of ghosts