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  6/12/2014, Sivan 14, 5774

Iraqi Rebels Intend on Marching on Baghdad, and More

A spokesperson for the “Islamic State in Iraq and Levant” announced that the organization intends to march on Baghdad after taking control over two other cities currently under Shiite rule in Iraq.

The spokesperson added that the organization’s warriors will also seize the cities of Karbala and Najaf, home to two of the country’s most venerated Shiite temples.