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The Fight for Falluja

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From the fall of the statue of Saddam Hussein in Firdaus Square to the self-immolation of a Tunisian...

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Pulitzer Prize-winning filmmaker Ben Solomon accompanied Iraqi forces as they re-captured the strategic city of Falluja from ISIS last fall. The result: this virtual-reality video that gives viewers a 360-degree look at the battle for the city, the devastation left behind, and the grim circumstances faced by refugees.

You can read the New York Times Magazine issue that accompanied this video and find background information and educational resources related to Fractured Lands on the project page.

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