Militants rampage in Iraq's Mosul
Al-Qaida splinter group routs forces, overruns much of city
Posted: June 11, 2014 at 5:14 a.m.
Islamic militants overran much of Iraq's second-largest city of Mosul on Tuesday, seizing the governor's headquarters and rampaging through police stations, military bases and the airport as security forces collapsed and abandoned their posts. Gunmen cruised through neighborhoods, waving black banners while residents fled.
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