Troops seize Fal­lu­jah hos­pi­tal

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Iraqi forces gained con­trol of the main hos­pi­tal in Fal­lu­jah and were clear­ing mines af­ter driv­ing ISIS from most of the city, one of its last re­main­ing strongholds in the An­bar prov­ince west of Bagh­dad. Spe­cial forces swept into Fal­lu­jah on Fri­day, re­cap­tur­ing most of the city af­ter weeks of fight­ing on its out­skirts. Fal­lu­jah was the first Iraqi city to fall to the ex­trem­ist group in Jan­uary 2014.

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