The battle for the last scrap of land held by ISIS has taken longer than expected.
CF-18s Carry Out Air Strikes in Iraq
Aerial view of CF-18s attacking targets with 227 kilogram laser-guided bombs near Fallujah, Iraq. The Canadian Air Forces has begun their own strikes on ISIS starting last Sunday. The strikes successfully destroyed heavy engineering equipment that ISIS were using to flood the Euphrates River. (Department of National Defence)