"A Personal Freedom": With Terrorists Gone, Booze Is Back In Iraq's Mosul
Sunday, December 2, 2018, 12:18 PM
Rows of yellow-labelled whiskey bottles sit alongside imported French wines, while cans of Korean beer chill in the fridge: with Iraq's Mosul free of terrorists, booze is back. The city spent three-years under the iron-fisted rule of ISIS group, which punished those caught drinking alcohol with public lashings or worse. "Our sales are good right now," said Tobey, a member of Iraq's Yazidi minority.