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Al Qaeda Back in Charge of Fallujah and Ramadi

Posted By Blackfive • [January 03, 2014]

Over at the Long War Journal...not good news:

Over the past several days, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham, al Qaeda's affiliate in Iraq, has taken control of large sections of two western Iraqi cities that were once bastions for the terror group.

ISIS fighters entered the cities of Fallujah and Ramadi, the provincial capital of Anbar, after the Iraqi military withdrew from them following clashes with tribes over a political standoff that resulted in the arrest of a Sunni member of parliament...

Read more: http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2014/01/al_qaeda_seizes_cont.php?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter#ixzz2pLhp6Q7u

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