May 2016: Strikes against ISIS in Falluja
Here's a slideshow depicting the major world news events of May 2016.
1. ISIS Strikes in Baghdad 2. Russian Government: Doping 3. Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirl Found 4. Taliban Leader Killed 5. Obama Lifts Vietnam Arms Ban 6. Obama Visits Hiroshima 7. Strikes Against ISIS in Falluja 8. Hissène Habré Sentenced
- Strikes against ISIS in Falluja
- The Iraqi army storms Falluja, Iraq on May 30, 2016. With the help of United States air protection, the Iraqi army is able to undermine the Islamic State's hold on a police station and launches a direct attack on the ISIS militants. Falluja is turning out to be one of the most highly contested areas in Iraq.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Anmar Khalil