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Fallujah is a city in Iraq that has been a major area of resistance to US occupation. It is approximately 60 kilometers to the west of Baghdad on the Euphrates river. It is included in the so-called Sunni Triangle. In January 2014 Fallujah was taken over by Islamist terror organization Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant‎.[1]