Tikrit falls to ISIS–one of the world’s scariest terrorist groups

by The Daily Lede

Watch BBC interview with a British ISIS fighter:

Territory captured by ISIS in just the last 48 hours:


  • Intense battles near entrance to Samarra City threaten holy shrines
ISIS militants capture Takrit

ISIS militants capture Takrit

Iraqi soldiers flee in fear of ISIS militants:


Iran and Turkey issue joint statement saying clashes in Syria and Iraq MUST stop
The statement said violence, extremism and sectarianism pose serious threats to the international peace and security and expressed support to the initiative by the Iranian president in the campaign against extremism and violence in the world which was endorsed by the United Nations under the name of “The World against Violence and Extremism (WAVE)”.