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Shia militias backed by Iran assemble near the Iraqi city of Ramadi as plans are made to recapture it from Islamic State militants. Middle East, Military Vehicles, Bbc, Hold On, World, News, City, Army Vehicles, Naruto Sad

Ramadi battle: Shia militias near IS-held Iraqi city

Shia militias backed by Iran assemble near the Iraqi city of Ramadi as plans are made to recapture it from Islamic State militants.

Ramadi battle: IS prepares to defend seized Iraqi city IS areas of influence, August 2014 to April 2015 Bbc News, Syria, Hold On, Battle, Politics, Facts, War, August 2014

Islamic State and the crisis in Iraq and Syria in maps

Maps and graphics telling the story of the fight against so-called Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.

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In Pictures News - BBC News

BBC News In Pictures: News stories and topical issues using the most striking images from around the world, plus a chance to submit your pictures.

Policemen stand in front of demonstrators during a protest against Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza in Bujumbura, Burundi, May REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Bbc News, Presidents, Football, World, Pictures, Third, Soccer, Photos, American Football

Burundi President Nkurunziza plays football amid protests

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza is pictured playing football despite weeks of protests over his bid to run for a third term in office.

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Members of the Iraqi army and Shi'ite fighters launch a mortar toward Islamic State militants outskirt the city of Falluja Iraqi Special Forces, Iraqi Army, Baghdad, Insurgent, Washington, American, World, City, Islamic

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BAGHDAD/BEIRUT: Shia Muslim militiamen and Iraqi army forces launched a counter-offensive against Islamic State insurgents near Ramadi on Saturday, a militia spokesman said, aiming to reverse potentially devastating gains by the jihadi militants.The fall of Ramadi, the Anbar provincial capital, to

Iraq is sending military reinforcements to the city of Ramadi, a day after Islamic State (IS) militants seized key buildings there. Troops, Victorious, Street View, World, City, House, Buzzfeed News, Islamic, Battle

White House Calls ISIS Seizure Of Ramadi "A Setback"

The U.S. will continue with airstrikes "until Ramadi's retaken" from ISIS, White House spokesman Eric Schultz said Monday. The extremist group is said to have killed hundreds of civilians while

 will continue with airstrikes "until Ramadi's retaken" from ISIS, White House spokesman Eric Schultz said Monday. Troops, Street View, Buzzfeed News, World, City, Building, Buildings, The World, City Drawing

White House Calls ISIS Seizure Of Ramadi "A Setback"

The U.S. will continue with airstrikes "until Ramadi's retaken" from ISIS, White House spokesman Eric Schultz said Monday. The extremist group is said to have killed hundreds of civilians while

Activists say Islamic State fighters in Syria are planting bombs in Palmyra, an ancient city that has some of the Middle East's most important ruins. Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Palmyra Temple, Naher Osten, Historical Artifacts, Gods Plan, Modern City, Syria, World Heritage Sites

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“Syria's ancient site of #Palmyra under threat as #IslamicState seize nearby town http://t.co/LKUpeoqtQY”