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May 18, 2015 9:40 am

ISIS Militants Seize Control of Key Iraqi City, Kill Dozens of Government Forces

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Islamic State militants seized total control of the Iraqi city of Ramadi. Photo: Screenshot.

Yahoo/Reuters – Islamic State militants claimed full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer.

In a statement, the group said it had seized tanks and killed “dozens of apostates,” its description for members of the Iraqi security forces.

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