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#Fallujah

# fallujah - Friday 17 June, 2016

Islamic State has lost control of Fallujah, and it's a massive deal
# CALIPHATE
# CALIPHATE

Islamic State has lost control of Fallujah, and it's a massive deal

Jun 17th 2016, 10:12 PM 26,485 Views 39 Comments

Iraqi forces have today raised a flag over Fallujah, bringing a breakthrough in a four-week offensive.

# fallujah - Monday 30 May, 2016

Elite Iraqi army unit battles to re-take key Islamic State stronghold
# Urban Warfare
# Urban Warfare

Elite Iraqi army unit battles to re-take key Islamic State stronghold

May 30th 2016, 4:57 PM 10,989 Views 18 Comments

50,000 civilians are thought to be trapped in the city of Fallujah.

# fallujah - Saturday 28 May, 2016

US strikes have killed a key Islamic State leader
# Fallujah
# Fallujah

US strikes have killed a key Islamic State leader

May 28th 2016, 10:13 AM 10,744 Views 20 Comments

Maher Al-Bilawi was the IS commander in Fallujah.

# fallujah - Monday 23 May, 2016

Iraq is about to go all out to reclaim a major chunk of IS territory
# Fallujah
# Fallujah

Iraq is about to go all out to reclaim a major chunk of IS territory

May 23rd 2016, 7:25 AM 11,709 Views 20 Comments

A major operation is set to begin in Fallujah, a region that has been in Islamic State hands since 2014.

# fallujah - Friday 8 April, 2016

People in Islamic State controlled city forced to eat "soups made from grass"
# Fallujah
# Fallujah

People in Islamic State controlled city forced to eat "soups made from grass"

Apr 8th 2016, 11:54 AM 15,171 Views 43 Comments

Human Rights Watch has called for Iraq to allow aid to reach starving residents of the city.

# fallujah - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Militants seize Iraq's second largest city, as troops throw away uniforms and abandon posts
# Mosul
# Mosul

Militants seize Iraq's second largest city, as troops throw away uniforms and abandon posts

Jun 10th 2014, 10:17 AM 6,384 Views 101 Comments

The militant groups have launched a series of major operations in Iraq in recent days, killing scores of people and highlighting the weakness of the country’s security forces.

# fallujah - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Military investigating photos of US Marines burning bodies
# Military Investigation
# Military Investigation

Military investigating photos of US Marines burning bodies

Jan 16th 2014, 10:44 AM 10,384 Views 58 Comments

The photos were released yesterday and show what’s believed to be Iraqi insurgents being burned.

# fallujah - Monday 6 January, 2014

Iraqi PM urges residents of Fallujah to expel militants to avoid "major attack"
# Iraq
# Iraq

Iraqi PM urges residents of Fallujah to expel militants to avoid "major attack"

Jan 6th 2014, 10:54 AM 3,793 Views 28 Comments

Security forces in Iraq plan to retake the city, which fell to rebel forces a week ago.

# fallujah - Monday 7 October, 2013

Woman caught planting bomb near Iraqi primary school
# Iraq
# Iraq

Woman caught planting bomb near Iraqi primary school

Oct 7th 2013, 3:04 PM 6,196 Views 34 Comments

The attempted bombing came a day after suicide bombers attacked a primary school and a nearby police station in northern Iraq, killing 18 people, including 10 children.

# fallujah - Friday 26 April, 2013

Wave of violence kills more than 180 in Iraq
# Iraq
# Iraq

Wave of violence kills more than 180 in Iraq

Apr 26th 2013, 9:53 AM 3,503 Views 28 Comments

Sectarian violence erupted three days ago when demonstrations were held in Sunni areas over their treatment by the Shiite-majority authorities.

# fallujah - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Iraqi MP and six others killed in suicide bomb attack
# Iraq
# Iraq

Iraqi MP and six others killed in suicide bomb attack

Jan 15th 2013, 2:14 PM 2,744 Views 5 Comments

The death of Ayfan Saadun al-Essawi comes just two days after the country’s finance minister escaped an apparent assassination attempt.

# fallujah - Friday 1 April, 2011

Disguised suicide bomber targets Iraq mosque
# Iraq
# Iraq

Disguised suicide bomber targets Iraq mosque

Apr 1st 2011, 11:26 AM 471 Views 0 Comments

Three killed in suicide bomb attack in Fallujah, Iraq, today.