Maliki calls Emergency as Mosul Seized

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.

Fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, ISIS) have seized the northern part of Nineveh province, which includes Iraq's second largest city Mosul.

Iraq's prime minister is asking parliament to impose a state of emergency after government buildings including an airport were seized.

Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from Baghdad:

7 Responses to Maliki calls Emergency as Mosul Seized

  1. Lather 11th June 2014 at 00:52 #

    Omg this is set up by Maliki to hold office longer he probably sent them into falushia to he needs to go quickly can't anyone see what he's doing?????

  2. nemesis 11th June 2014 at 19:10 #

    Lather please preach to mobile home park and stay a way from Arab politics! Or better fly in Iraq and tell us about it.

  3. Lather 11th June 2014 at 20:00 #

    We are all praying for you guys over there to God whatever you want to call him would like to see piece to children of Iraq to live with a future love not hate hate is so strong everything and everybody over there satan truly lives in iraq

  4. Lather 12th June 2014 at 00:18 #

    By the way nimrod it's not politics it's hate and not wanting a cuter for yor children

  5. Lather 12th June 2014 at 00:19 #