Iraqi forces seize government building in the heart of Fallujah

June 17, 2016 1:15 PM

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The Iraqi military seized a government building in the heart of Fallujah from Islamic State militants on Friday marking a major step forward in the terror fight, a U.S. military spokesman confirmed.

"The building is roughly in the center of town. The fight to take the building was supported by multiple coalition strikes," Col. Christopher Garver told Fox News from Baghdad.

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