ISLAMIST MILITANT GROUP ISIS DECLARES ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ
Islamic militant group Isis has said it is establishing a Caliphate, or Islamic State, on the territories it controls in Iraq and Syria. It also pronounced the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as caliph and “leader for Muslims everywhere”. Isis [the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant] announced the establishment of the caliphate in an audio recording posted on the internet, reports the BBC.
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