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World Iraq sends troops to Ramadi, largely held by Islamic State

Backed by the U.S., Iraq has sent a surge of military power into the Anbar province capital of Ramadi, which was seized by Islamic State militants on Friday.

AP

Iraq has sent reinforcements to help its battered forces in Ramadi, a city now largely held by the Islamic State group after militants seized the main government compound the day before, a military spokesman said Saturday.