Police, tribes retake territory as UN backs Iraq (8)

The News International, Pakistan 2014.01.11 12:16
By AFP From Web Edition RAMADI: Gunmen held crucial territory on Baghdad's doorstep Saturday despite tribesmen and police retaking militant-held areas west of the capital, as the UN Security Council backed Iraq's efforts against Al-Qaeda- linked extremists. Battles in Anbar provincial capital Ramadi saw Al-Qaeda-linked fighters cede control of two neighbourhoods, but the former insurgent bastion of
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