The free press in the West (7)

The Western press is today reporting that ISIS have taken Ramadi in Iraq. They can hardly not report it since the images are all over the Internet.

What is striking is that mention of “Fallujah” has simply vanished. Clearly; the actual story is that ISIS now control the two major cities in Anbar province, adjacent to Baghdad. But as far as the Western press is concerned Fallujah no longer exists.

For example; the Daily Mail story on the fall of Ramadi even prints a map [1] showing Iraq. It shows Ramadi,

Author: justinwyllie

EFL Teacher and Photographer