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US strikes Islamic State militants at Iraq's Haditha dam

The US has carried out a series of air strikes on Islamic State militants close to the vital Haditha dam in western Iraq, US officials say.

It is the first time the US has extended their air campaign to targets in the main Sunni al-Anbar province.

Jane Francis-Kelly reports.

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