ISIS Gets A Rebrand, Declaring Its New Caliphate In The Process

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Iraqis shop for food in preparation for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Baghdad on Saturday. Karim Kadim/AP hide caption

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For Iraqis, A Ramadan Filled With Fear And Uncertainty

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A leading Sunni tribal chief, Sheik Abu Ali al-Jubbouri says he misses former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, who favored his sect. Hussein Malla/AP hide caption

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Angry At Shiite-Led Government, Sunnis Are Loath To Help Calm Iraq

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In Iraq, Shiites Take Up Arms Against Sunni Militants

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Will Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki be able to unite Iraq's various factions, or will he be forced out? Getty Images hide caption

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Maliki's Power Base Crumbles As Iraq Slips Into Chaos

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Even Amid Onslaught, Hints That Violence In Iraq Could Escalate

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Iraq's Army Is Ineffective Against Islamist Insurgents

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Islamist Militants Gain Ground In Northern Iraq

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Half A Million Iraqis Flee As Militants Move South

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In Iraq, Mosul Falls To Insurgent Group

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Key Iraqi City Falls To Islamist Militants

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As Polls Close, Many Syrians Fear The Days To Come

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Key Areas Retaken, Assad Reasserts Himself Over War-Torn Syria

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A mock election poster depicts Syrian President Bashar Assad as Mafia boss Don Corleone, with token candidates kissing his hand. Ahmed Jalal/Kafranbel Syrian Revolution hide caption

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What Elections? Syrian Opposition Rejects Assad's Expected Win

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Force And Fear In The Air, As Syrian Refugees Go To Polls In Lebanon

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