ISIS onslaught threatens Ankara (40)

Deutsche Welle 2014.06.12 16:22
Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan is under pressure as the radical Islamist group ISIS advances in a region of Iraq with close ties to Turkey. The group took nearly 50 people hostage while seizing a Turkish consulate. Militants of the Sunni terrorist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) seized the Turkish consulate in Mosul without firing a single shot, taking about 50 people hostage.
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