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Militiamen kill 70 at Iraq mosque

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Helpers load an Antonov AN-124 freight plane with relief supplies for people in Northern Iraq on early at the Leipzig/Halle airport in Schkeuditz, eastern Germany on Friday. The plane scheduled to fly to Erbil brings around 60 tonnes of foods from the stocks of the German Armed Forces Bundeswehr and 8,5 tonnes of medical supplies provided by Austria to people in need. Photo: AFP/DPA /Hendrik Schmidt
The shooting of worshippers came as Iraqi government forces battled to regain ground in Diyala, and Washington warned of the dangers of the Islamic State militants

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