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The Battle for Tikrit Enters Its Final Hour

Apr 1, 2015 | 18:43 GMT
The Battle for Tikrit Enters its Final Hour
Smoke billows over Tikrit as the offensive to retake the city from Islamic State fighters enters its final stages, March 30.
(AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

Reinvigorated by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, Baghdad's forces begin the final clearance of the remaining Islamic State positions in the city....

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