Iraq military command declares Ramadi fully `liberated`

Iraqi forces have liberated the city of Ramadi and on Monday raised the national flag above the flashpoint government complex, a spokesman for the Joint Operations Command said.

AFP| Updated: Dec 28, 2015, 16:35 PM IST
Iraq military command declares Ramadi fully `liberated`

Baghdad: Iraqi forces have liberated the city of Ramadi and on Monday raised the national flag above the flashpoint government complex, a spokesman for the Joint Operations Command said.

"Ramadi has been liberated and the armed forces of the counter-terrorism service have raised the Iraqi flag above the government complex," Brigadier General Yahya Rasool announced on state television.