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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Video: Iraq army soldiers captured in Tikrit

Video has emerged reportedly showing Iraq soldiers detained by ISIS fighters in Tikrit, northern Iraq.

In the clip, ISIS fighters are shown leading a blindfolded men - apparently recently captured Iraqi army troops -into a holding area. One militant repeatedly strikes the captured men.

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