The Bzeibez Bridge was opened to all refugees from Anbar. Previously, refugees were refused passage if they did not have sponsors in Baghdad. Some of the refugees might travel beyond Baghdad. Others do not know where they are going to take refuge.
Clashes were reported in Khalidiya, Abu Flies, and Mudheij.
At least 151 people, mostly militants, were killed. Another 30 were wounded:
Security forces in Tal Garad killed 75 militants.
In Garma, 27 militants were killed.
Airstrikes left 22 militants dead and 18 wounded in Tal Afar.
At the Mosul Dam, eight militants were killed.
Six militants were killed in Makhmour.
Four militants were killed in Amiriyat al-Falluja.