Outgoing Iraqi vows swift death for Islamic State

Aid flows to reclaimed town

Posted: September 2, 2014 at 3:38 a.m.

BAGHDAD -- Iraq's outgoing prime minister pledged Monday to turn his country into "a big grave" for Sunni militants from the Islamic State group and commended security forces who achieved a rare victory over insurgents by ending the siege of a Shiite town.

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