Iraqi forces retake one of country's largest dams

Iraqi troops and members of their Kurdish and Shiite militia allies stand next to Al-Udhaim dam after reportedly recapturing the dam from Islamic State (IS) militants in the ethnically mixed Diyala province, on November 14, 2014Adhaim Dam (Iraq) (AFP) – Iraqi forces and Shiite militiamen have recaptured one of Iraq’s largest dams, another success in Baghdad’s efforts to wrest key facilities back from the Islamic State group.

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