Starving Mosul zoo animals receive first food in a month

A sign reads "Nour Park" in Arabic at Mosul's zoo, IraqWhen military advances began in Mosul, Nour Park was turned from a home for monkeys, horses and other animals into a staging ground for Islamic State. There was a guard that used to come and feed them," the park's owner, who gave his name only as Abu Omar, told Reuters. Volunteers sent by the Kurdistan Organization for Animal Rights Protection brought the first substantial amounts of food to the former zoo in a month.

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February 2, 2017 10:31 pm

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