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# Fallujah

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Islamic State has lost control of Fallujah, and it's a massive deal
Iraqi forces have today raised a flag over Fallujah, bringing a breakthrough in a four-week offensive.
Elite Iraqi army unit battles to re-take key Islamic State stronghold
50,000 civilians are thought to be trapped in the city of Fallujah.
US strikes have killed a key Islamic State leader
Maher Al-Bilawi was the IS commander in Fallujah.
Iraq is about to go all out to reclaim a major chunk of IS territory
A major operation is set to begin in Fallujah, a region that has been in Islamic State hands since 2014.
People in Islamic State controlled city forced to eat "soups made from grass"
Human Rights Watch has called for Iraq to allow aid to reach starving residents of the city.
Militants seize Iraq's second largest city, as troops throw away uniforms and abandon posts
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.
Military investigating photos of US Marines burning bodies
The photos were released yesterday and show what’s believed to be Iraqi insurgents being burned.
Iraqi PM urges residents of Fallujah to expel militants to avoid "major attack"
Security forces in Iraq plan to retake the city, which fell to rebel forces a week ago.
Woman caught planting bomb near Iraqi primary school
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.
Wave of violence kills more than 180 in Iraq
Sectarian violence erupted three days ago when demonstrations were held in Sunni areas over their treatment by the Shiite-majority authorities.
Iraqi MP and six others killed in suicide bomb attack
The death of Ayfan Saadun al-Essawi comes just two days after the country’s finance minister escaped an apparent assassination attempt.
Disguised suicide bomber targets Iraq mosque
Three killed in suicide bomb attack in Fallujah, Iraq, today.