Refugees fleeing from Mosul head to the self-ruled northern Kurdish region in Irbil, Iraq. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the al-Qaida breakaway group, on Monday and Tuesday took over much of Mosul in Iraq and then swept into the city of Tikrit further south. An estimated half a million residents fled Mosul, the economically important city.
Refugees fleeing from Mosul head to the self-ruled northern Kurdish region in Irbil, Iraq. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the al-Qaida breakaway group, on Monday and Tuesday took over much of Mosul in Iraq and then swept into the city of Tikrit further south. An estimated half a million residents fled Mosul, the economically important city. AP
Refugees fleeing from Mosul head to the self-ruled northern Kurdish region in Irbil, Iraq. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the al-Qaida breakaway group, on Monday and Tuesday took over much of Mosul in Iraq and then swept into the city of Tikrit further south. An estimated half a million residents fled Mosul, the economically important city. AP

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