ISIS 'attack and control a prison' 31 miles from Baghdad

A military source has told ITV News Editor Jonathan Wald that the Sunni militant group ISIS have attacked a prison in Baquba, releasing its prisoners:


Military source in #Baghdad: #ISIS fighters attacked #Baquba prison @ approx 6:30amBST.They are now in control of it & released prisoners

Baquba is 31 miles from the Iraqi capital city Baghdad.

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