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With the defeat of Daesh in al-Qaim, Iraqis are finally putting the dark years of the group's rule behind them
ISIS' defeat in al-Qaim and its ever-shrinking land shows that the militants' rule in Iraq has come to its inevitable end.
Following the liberation of most of Iraq from ISIS, children are returning to their schools free of the group's subjugation
ISIS loses another stronghold in 2017, reducing the group's presence to the country's east & with less than 5% of Syrian territory
De-mining teams continue to remove explosives left behind by ISIS militants in the streets and houses of Raqqa