Kerry warns Iraq neighbors to rein in military action

Posted: June 26, 2014 at 5:06 a.m.

A Kurdish soldier takes aim from his bunker Wednesday on the front lines about 60 miles south of Kirkuk in northern Iraq.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned Mideast nations Wednesday against taking new military action in Iraq that might heighten sectarian divisions, after Syria launched airstrikes across the border and Iran flew surveillance drones over the neighboring country.

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