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Members of Iraqi security forces chant slogans in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Members of Iraqi security forces chant slogans in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Members of Iraqi security forces chant slogans in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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Members of Iraqi security forces stand guard during an intensive security deployment in Kerbala, southwest of Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

Members of Iraqi security forces stand guard during an intensive security deployment in Kerbala, southwest of Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

Members of Iraqi security forces stand guard during an intensive security deployment in Kerbala, southwest of Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed
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Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, gesture from an army truck in Baghdad June 13, 2014.  REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, gesture from an army truck in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, gesture from an army truck in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travel in army trucks in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travel in army trucks in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travel in army trucks in Baghdad June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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Members of the Iraqi security forces pose as they guard volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travelling in army trucks, in Baghdad, June 12, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Members of the Iraqi security forces pose as they guard volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travelling in army trucks, in Baghdad, June...more

Members of the Iraqi security forces pose as they guard volunteers who have joined the Iraqi Army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants, who have taken over Mosul and other Northern provinces, travelling in army trucks, in Baghdad, June 12, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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