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A city of central Iraq on the Euphrates River west of Fallujah. The capital of Al Anbar, Ramadi was a focus of the insurgency against US forces in the Iraq War.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iraqi security and popular forces have killed tens of ISIL terrorists in the city of Ramadi over the past 24 hours and destroyed their military hardware, a senior army commander announced on Wednesday.
Iraqi forces in northern Ramadi used mortar shells and heavy machineguns to repel an attack by seven booby-trapped vehicles killing scores of the Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIL) militants and five Iraqi soldiers, including two officers, added the statement.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The military media cell announced the liberation of the areas northern the city of Ramadi from / Daash / terrorists fully.
Baghdad: Iraqi forces closed in on Ramadi Tuesday and launched an operation aimed at cutting off the militants in Anbar province before a major offensive to retake the city.
press photo The Kurdish Globe About 3,000 militia members in Iraq have begun moving against the Islamic State militants after the fall of the city of Ramadi last week, officials say.
BAy[currency]DAT (CyHAN)- Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Abadi said that Iraqi forces could recapture the city of Ramadi, seized earlier by the Islamic State (ISIL) militant group, soon.
Despite the fall of Ramadi and Palmyra, the Iraqi government still controls vital military infrastructure
Summary: The capture of Ramadi last weekend by ISIS fighters is a significant setback for U.
ISLAMIC State fanatics have captured the strategic city of Ramadi in Iraq.
Daesh on Sunday reportedly overtook one of the few remaining districts of Ramadi still held by Iraqi government forces, security sources told Reuters.
NNA - Thousands of civilians have fled escalating fighting between pro-government forces and jihadists in the Iraqi city of Ramadi over the past week, the United Nations said on Friday.
Summary: Dozens of militants die in two days of fighting in Ramadi as violence elsewhere kills at least 10 people.