In Fallujah, the
reported that at least 11 residents have been killed and 17 wounded, mostly
women and children, as a result of the resumption of clashes and the ongoing
mortar exchanges between ISIL gunmen within the city and the security forces
surrounding it. General
Clashes have also resumed today in Garma, following the security forces' seizure of a number of plants in the town's industrial district.
A source at the Operations Command has reported that coalition warplanes has struck targets in the Garma area, killing 11 ISIL gunmen.
Security forces have today re-taken control of the tribal areas lying between
ISIL gunmen had attempted to seize these areas but were turned back by military
and tribal forces with Iraqi air support and coalition airstrikes. The
Operations source has reported that at least 79 gunmen were killed in the
operations. Haditha t ownship
ISIL gunmen also attempted to assault the town of
Birwana, but they were
repelled by security snd tribal forces.
In Baghdadi, gunmen are still in control of a number of villages in the town's southwestern rural areas along the
In Ramadi, a lull in the fighting has been reported following the advances achieved by security forces two days ago.
The Anbar local government has met yesterday and on Saturday with central government leaders in
The overall security situation in Anbar was discussed. The Anbar Council
leader also met the UN Special Representative in Iraq, to discuss the
conditions being faced by the displaced refugees and the overall humanitarian
situation in Anbar. Baghdad