Militants seize Iraq border town (23)

Kuwait Times 2014.06.22 03:56
Iraqi Shiite fighters parade with weapons and national flags BAGHDAD: Shiite fighters paraded in Baghdad yesterday in a dramatic show of force aimed at Sunni militants who seized a Syrian border crossing, widening a western front in an offensive threatening to rip Iraq apart. Meanwhile, Washington readied a new diplomatic bid to unite Iraq's fractious leaders and repel insurgents whose lightning offensive has
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