Iraqi Army officially liberates Fallujah

26/06/2016

The Iraqi Army has officially liberated the strategic city of Fallujah in the Al-Anbar Governorate after a one month long battle with the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS). According to the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, the Iraqi Army, backed by the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) and Federal Police, liberated the Al-Joulan Neighborhood of Fallujah City on Saturday night; thus giving them full control of the city. With Fallujah fully under their control, the Iraqi Armed Forces will shift their attention to the historical town of Al-Shirqat in the Nineveh Governorate.
Al-Shirqat is the gateway to the provincial capital of the Nineveh Governorate; it is also one of the Islamic State’s last strongholds along the Euphrates River.

https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/iraqi-army-officially-liberates-fallujah/

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