Iraq: The War of Fire
ARTE Reportage

24 min
Available: 21/04/2017 to 07/03/2020
Oil wells were set on fire by jihadists in the Islamic state to slow down the advance of Iraqi forces during the Battle of Mosul. Though the battle was won, only ten wells could be totally extinguished. Iraqi firefighters fight daily to control the remainder of the fires.

Programme information

Director :

Stéphanie Lamorré

Author :

Stéphanie Lamorré

Country :

France

Year :

2017