Fighting ISIL in Fallujah reaps terrible civilian cost

Caught in the crossfire between ISIL fighters and the Iraqi army, residents of Fallujah say they are living a nightmare.

    Caught in the crossfire between ISIL fighters and the Iraqi army, residents of Fallujah say they are living a nightmare.

    Civilian casualties are rising, many of them children.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom reports from Baghdad.


    Warning: some viewers may find these images disturbing.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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