Ramadi's scorched earth

January 20, 2016 19:40 IST 1 of 5
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Ramadi has been touted as the first major success for Iraq's U.S.-backed army since it collapsed in the face of ISIS, but the scorched-earth battlefield tactics used by both sides mean the prize is a shattered ruin. Credit: Reuters