August 23, 2018 11:28 IST

After Islamic state killed her sons, Iraqi grandmother fends for 22 children

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Iraqi grandmother fends for 22 children Iraqi grandmother Sana Ibrahim al-Taee has a full-time job feeding and clothing her 22 grandchildren after Islamic State killed their fathers - her sons - a struggle in a cramped flat with little help from the state. Credit: Reuters
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Iraqi grandmother prepares food with grandchildren An Iraqi woman Sana Ibrahim al-Taee, 64, whose five sons were killed by Islamic State militants, prepares food with grandchildren at her home in Mosul, Iraq. Credit: Reuters
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Iraqi grandmother pray with grandchildren at her home An Iraqi woman Sana Ibrahim al-Taee, 64, whose five sons were killed by Islamic State militants, pray with grandchildren at her home in Mosul, Iraq. Credit: Reuters
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Grandchildren's receives clothes An Iraqi woman Sana Ibrahim al-Taee, 64, whose five sons were killed by Islamic State militants, receives aid and distributes it to her grandchildren at her home in Mosul, Iraq. Credit: Reuters
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Grandchildren's play with a bicycle Grandchildren of an Iraqi woman Sana Ibrahim al-Taee, play with a bicycle in Mosul, Iraq. Credit: Reuters