A number of mortar rounds have struck
killing 3 children and wounding 4 other people, according to a local council
source. Haditha t ownship
In the Hawz district of southern Ramadi, a military operation has killed at least 13 ISIL gunmen. Anbar Operations has reported that security forces have pushed into the district.
A military operation in Birwana, across the river from Haditha, has spread into the areas adjacent to Baghdadi. Security forces killed 7 ISIL gunmen.
Coalition warplanes have attacked targets in the Akashat area on the Iraqi-Syrian border at Al-Qaim. Reports indicate that 6 gunmen commanders were killed in the attack.
In eastern Ramadi, a broad military operation in a number of the sector's districts around Shjariya toward Khalidiya and on toward Habbaniya. An Anbar Police source has confirmed that security forces are making significant advances, somewhat delayed by the ubiquitous mines and explosive devices planted by the gunmen.
In Fallujah, a
reported that 4 residents have been killed and 16 wounded by the ongoing
bombardment exchanges between the gunmen holding the city and security forces
around its perimeter. General
Confirmed reports out of Anbar Operations show that coalition warplanes have carried out strikes in Garma and its environs. Latest reports show that at least 3 ISIL gunmen were killed, including an ISIL commander in the Garma area.
In Amiriyat Al-Fallujah, indiscriminate mortar fire on the township's residential districts is continuing for the fourth consecutive day, wounding at least 2 residents.
Meetings were held today between the Anbar local government led by Governor Suhaib Al-Rawi, and Prime Minister Hayder Al-Abadi in
. The Governor's
media office says that positive results were achieved, including the central
government's approval for the import of Baghdad U.S.
weaponry into via the Baghdad
Central Government's channels. A separate meeting with the Interior Minister
discussed the disbursement of security forces' salaries in Anbar. Anbar