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Iraq Stalls Fallujah Assault

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On May 23, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced that he would start a new offensive to liberate the city of Fallujah from ISIL (Al Jazeera). Fallujah was the first city to fall under ISIL’s control in 2014 and has been under siege by Iraqi forces for 18 months (Al Jazeera). Iraqi forces, backed by […]