What the Islamic State leaves behind in abandoned strongholds

Armies around the world are continually making strides against the Islamic State, forcing the group out of their strongholds located around Iraq and Syria — but what is left behind once the extremists are gone?

A look into the abandoned buildings, which include schools and prisons, give a chilling glimpse at what may have gone on within their confines.

(Photo via REUTERS/Rodi Said)