View Full Version : Iraq’s Ramadi Has Not Fallen But The Islamic State Has Gained Ground

04-20-2015, 03:17 PM
In April 2015 the Islamic State (IS) made another attempt to take Ramadi, the provincial capital of Anbar. The city has been a major battlefield in Iraq since December 2013. Every few months IS has made a charge into Ramadi only to be beaten back. Over that same period however the militants have gained more ground and hold a larger sway over the city then they had before.

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