Fallujah

the iraq war

Inside the kill zone of Fallujah's "Hell House"

Fifteen years ago, the battle altered the course — and perception of — the Iraq War.
James Novogrod
5.1.19
cambodia

This Iraqi Refugee Family Makes Cambodia’s Best Baba Ghanouj

Muna, her husband, and five sons fled their war torn hometown of Fallujah for Cambodia two years ago. Now in Phnom Penh, the family runs a restaurant recreating traditional Iraqi dishes with a makeshift oven and improvised ingredients.
Nathan A. Thompson
2.7.17
iraq

Iraqi forces are using consumer drones to fight ISIS

VICE News
10.31.16
middle east

Iraqi prime minister orders fake bomb detectors off streets after attack kills 150 people

The number of victims rose as bodies were recovered from the rubble in the Karrada area of Baghdad, where a refrigerator truck packed with explosives blew up on Saturday night.
VICE News and Reuters
7.4.16
middle east

At least 110 killed in Baghdad bombings claimed by Islamic State

The attack is the deadliest since US-backed Iraqi forces last month scored a major victory when it dislodged Islamic State from their stronghold of Fallujah.
VICE News and Reuters
7.3.16
war and conflict

Iraqi general declares victory over the Islamic State in Fallujah

After nearly five weeks of fighting, Iraqi forces recaptured the last district held by Islamic State militants in the city of Fallujah.
VICE News and Reuters
6.26.16
war and conflict

Fallujah residents fleeing Islamic State overwhelm refugee camps in Iraq

Iraqi government-run camps struggled on Sunday to shelter people fleeing Fallujah, as the military battled Islamic State militants in the city's northern districts.
VICE News and Reuters
6.19.16
middle east

Iraqi military retakes government building in Islamic State-held Fallujah

The advance comes four weeks into a US-backed offensive to recapture Fallujah from the militant group.
Reuters News Agency
6.17.16
middle east

Shiite Militias in Iraq Reportedly Tortured and Executed Sunnis Fleeing Fallujah

Iraq said on Monday it had made arrests as it investigates allegations that Shiite militiamen helping the army retake Fallujah had executed dozens of Sunni Muslim men fleeing the city held by Islamic State.
VICE News and Reuters
6.14.16
vice

A Sniper In Iraq's Golden Division Remembers His Fallen Comrade

A sniper in Iraq’s Golden Division tells VICE News how he’s faring since losing his friend, considered the best sniper in the country.
VICE News
6.14.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, vigils for the victims of the Orlando massacre have been held around the world, a man claiming allegiance to ISIS stabbed a French police officer and his wife to death in Paris, Kanye West launches a video game, and more.
Vice Beta
6.14.16
VICE News

Fighting the Islamic State with Iraq’s Golden Division: The Road to Fallujah

VICE News embedded with Iraq’s Golden Division Special Forces as they launched an offensive against the Islamic State in the Western province of Anbar.
VICE News
6.13.16
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