Dangerous Places

Iraqis begin ‘clearing’ Ramadi, bracing for a long fight

The American-backed Iraqi military forces have finally surrounded Ramadi, but ousting the hundreds of Islamic State fighters from the city is likely to be a tougher fight than the one U.S. troops faced there a decade ago, a defense official in Baghdad said.

Source: Iraqis begin ‘clearing’ Ramadi, bracing for a long fight

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