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Anti-IS Forces Advance on Iraq, Syria Militant Strongholds

Islamic State has come under fierce attack on three fronts stretching from Iraq to Syria. Iraq’s elite counterterrorism forces on Monday entered the IS stronghold of Fallujah, a city in central Iraq that the extremists have controlled for more than two years. An array of Iraqi security forces, including the army and Shi’ite militias have surrounded the city, further squeezing a siege cordon put in place six months ago. Overhead, U.S. airstrikes hit two IS tactical units, destroyed...

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