Baghdad Revisited: The resilience of the Iraqi people

“The abode of peace and capital of Islam” – this is how 14th century explorer Ibn Battuta described Baghdad in his writings. The city’s recent history, however, has been anything but peaceful: rocked by the US-led invasion, sectarian violence and deadly terrorist attacks. However, some are now finally beginning to see light at the end of the tunnel, as FRANCE 24’s Simona Foltyn reports.