Sunni tribesmen retake town from ISIL in Iraq

Tribesmen who retook town of Dhuliya say ISIL fighters used chemical weapons during fighting.

    Iraqi forces say their morale has been boosted after the town of Dhuliya was wrestled back from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant by local Sunni tribesman.

    The tribesmen accused ISIL fighters of using chemical weapons against them.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Baghdad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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