Iraq Kurds Seize Kirkuk As ISIS March Towards Baghdad

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Iraq Kurds Seize Kirkuk As ISIS March Towards Baghdad
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Iraq appears to be teetering ever closer to the verge of collapse. Forces from the semi-autonomous Kurdish region moved quickly to seize control of Kirkuk, a key city in northern Iraq. The Kurdish forces moved in as government forces retreated in the face of an