What Islamic State left behind

Sifting through the rubble of Islamic State's abandoned strongholds. [21 photos total]

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A mass grave for Islamic State militants are seen in Falluja, Iraq. (REUTERS/Khalid al Mousily) #
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Blindfolds are pictured inside a prison, which according to Syria Democratic Forces fighters belonged to Islamic State militants, in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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Burnt out prison cells belonging to Islamic State militants are seen in Falluja after government forces recaptured the city from Islamic State militants. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #
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Weapons that belonged to Islamic State militants are seen at an Iraqi army base in Camp Tariq near Falluja, Iraq. (REUTERS/Khalid al Mousily) #
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Members of Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government neutralise explosives that they said were used by Islamic State militants, following a battle in Sirte, Libya. (REUTERS/Hani Amara) #
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Homemade mortars belonging to Islamic State militants are seen in the town of Gwer northern Iraq. (REUTERS/Azad Lashkari) #
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Explosives left behind by Islamic State militants are seen at a school, following clashes in Falluja, Iraq. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #
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A view shows part of a media center that belonged to Islamic State militants inside an ancient Hammam in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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An Islamic State flag hangs on the wall of an abandoned building in Tel Hamis, in Syria's Hasaka countryside, after Kurdish People's Protection Units took control of the area. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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A book belonging to Islamic State militants is seen in Falluja after Iraqi government forces recaptured the city from Islamic State militants. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #
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A view shows containers, which according to Syria Democratic Forces fighters were used for making explosives by Islamic State militants, in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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Handcuffs are pictured inside a prison, which according to Syria Democratic Forces fighters belonged to Islamic State militants, in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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Syria Democratic Forces fighters inspect bags of niqabs at a center that was used by Islamic State religious police (al-Hisbah) in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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Tripods and a projector are pictured inside an ancient Hammam that was used by Islamic State militants as a media center in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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A view shows car parts, which according to Syria Democratic Forces fighters were used by Islamic State militants to prepare car bombs, at a workshop in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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A factory abandoned by Islamic State militants is seen in Falluja, Iraq. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #
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A billboard with Koranic verses is seen in the historic city of Palmyra, Syria. (REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki) #
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Rocket-propelled grenades left behind by Islamic State militants are seen at a school, following clashes in Falluja, Iraq. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #
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A Syria Democratic Forces fighter inspects a room, which according to the SDF was used by Islamic State militants to prepare explosives, in Manbij, Syria. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) #
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A tunnel used by Islamic State militants is seen in the town of Sinjar, Iraq. (REUTERS/Ari Jalal) #
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A member of the Iraqi counterterrorism forces stands by an Islamic State militants weapons factory in Falluja. (REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani) #

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