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Video: Iraqi army launches offensive against militants near Fallujah


Iraqi military forces were met with fierce resistance after launching an offensive operation against Al-Qaeda-linked militants in the western province of Anbar on May 22. The Iraqi Army were unable to advance into the city of Fallujah, which the militants have held for months. Government security forces have been battling militants in the region since the beginning of the year. Credit: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

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