Fallujah

Abadi visits 'liberated' Fallujah, vows to take Mosul

Haider al-Abadi urges all Iraqis to celebrate recapture of Fallujah after more than two years of ISIL rule.

Iraq

Iraqi army claims liberation of Fallujah from ISIL

Commander says government forces now in city's al-Julan neighbourhood, the last area to remain under ISIL control.

Fallujah

Timeline: The battle for Fallujah

A chronology of the violence the city endured during the past decade.

Middle East

Iraq: Fallujah's displaced endure 'inhuman' conditions

Thousands of families who continue to flee Fallujah face a "catastrophic" situation, aid workers say.

War & Conflict

Iraq: The battle for Fallujah shows the US needs Iran

Iran, the US and Iraqi militias are locked in a menage-a-trois that now defines the region's geopolitics.

by Ibrahim Al-Marashi

War & Conflict

US: Iraqi forces control one-third of Fallujah

Washington says rest of city is still being fought over four days after Baghdad claimed control of Sunni city from ISIL.

Iraq

Fallujah: Anti-ISIL drive displaces 30,000 more Iraqis

Hundreds of government troops and ISIL fighters die in fierce clashes that have caused a humanitarian crisis.

Iraq

Iraq: Aid agencies inundated as thousands flee Fallujah

As offensive against ISIL continues, 150,000 people from besieged city may soon be in need of urgent humanitarian aid.

Iraq

Iraq: PM Abadi declares victory over ISIL in Fallujah

Haider al-Abadi says security forces have retaken most of Fallujah and only "small pockets" of ISIL remain within city.

Iraq

Battle for Fallujah: Iraq retakes government HQ

Commanders say forces met limited resistance from ISIL during push into centre of city which government lost in 2014.

Middle East

Fallujah civilians: 'Militias take turns to torture us'

Men who flee the ISIL-held city are often abused, or killed, by armed groups bent on revenge.

Middle East

Bombings kill at least 28 in Iraq's Baghdad

Commercial street and army checkpoint targeted in the capital as government forces try to dislodge ISIL from Fallujah.

Middle East

UN: Up to 90,000 civilians inside ISIL-held Fallujah

Civilians who escaped ISIL stronghold near Baghdad tell UN there may be thousands more inside the besieged city.