Violinist plays amid ruins

MOSUL, Iraq – Amid the bombed-out ruins of an ancient site revered by both Muslims and Christians in Mosul, Iraqi violinist Ameen Mukdad on Wednesday held a small concert in the city he was forced to flee by Islamic State militants. As Mr Mukdad played scores he had composed in secret while living under the […]

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