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Members of Iraq's elite counter-terrorism service flash the "V" for victory sign on December 28, 2015 at the heavily damaged government complex after they recaptured the city of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province, about 110 kilometers west of Baghdad, from Islamic States group jihadists. Iraq declared the city of Ramadi liberated from the Islamic State group and raised the national flag over its government complex after clinching a landmark victory against the jihadists. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD AL-RUBAYEAHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images
Members of Iraq's elite counter-terrorism service flash the "V" for victory sign on December 28, 2015 at the heavily damaged government complex after they recaptured the city of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province, about 110 kilometers west of Baghdad, from Islamic States group jihadists. Iraq declared the city of Ramadi liberated from the Islamic State group and raised the national flag over its government complex after clinching a landmark victory against the jihadists. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD AL-RUBAYEAHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images

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