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Islamic State leader calls for jihad in audio message

The leader of the Islamic State, formerly Isis, has released the first audiotape calling for jihad since the group renamed. The group is currently battling Iraqi forces across large parts of the country.

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Another humanitarian crisis 'looming in Iraq'

Another humanitarian crisis is looming in Iraq after an Islamic militant insurgency took four key cities, including Mosul, an expert on the Middle Eastern country told Good Morning Britain.

"Where ever ISIS moves in people tend to want to move out because of the nature of their draconian rule," Shiraz Maher, a senior research fellow at King's College London warned.

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