The people of Haditha are running low on necessities and could be the Islamic State militants’ next target. But if the town should fall, with it might go a critical dam.
At least 206 were killed and 94 were wounded in the latest violence:
Eight people were killed and 16 were wounded when a bomb exploded near the Iranian border in Mandali.
Mortars in Falluja left nine dead and 12 wounded, including children.
In Anbar, 67 militants were killed.
About 33 militants were killed in a training incident in Baaj.
Ten militants were killed in Saqlawiya.
In Muqdadiya, three militants were killed.