November 2, 2016 17:20 IST

Black skies of Mosul

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Smoke rises from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State militants before fleeing the oil-producing region of Qayyara. Credit: Reuters
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Tribal fighters walk as fire and smoke rises from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State militants before IS militants fled the oil-producing region of Qayyara, Iraq. Credit: Reuters
3 of 5 Black skies of Mosul,Islamic State,Apocalyptic scenes,Black oil,Battle for Mosul,ISIS
Smoke rises from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State militants before fleeing the oil-producing region of Qayyara. Credit: Reuters
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Smoke rises from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State militants before fleeing the oil-producing region of Qayyara. Credit: Reuters
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Smoke rises from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State militants before fleeing the oil-producing region of Qayyara. Credit: Reuters