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Iraq crisis: Follow CBC News live coverage

CBC News journalists Nahlah Ayed, Margaret Evans, Sasa Petricic and Tracy Seeley bring you breaking updates from Iraq, as a rampage by Sunni Islamist insurgents threatens the country's Shia-led government.

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Volunteers who have joined the Iraqi army carry weapons during a parade in the streets of Baghdad. An offensive by Sunni insurgents is threatening to tear the country apart. (Wissm al-Okili/Reuters)

CBC News journalists Nahlah Ayed, Margaret Evans, Sasa Petricic and Tracy Seeley bring you breaking updates from Iraq, as a rampage by Sunni Islamist insurgents threatens the country's Shia-led government.

Follow the live blog for coverage from our reporters inside the country, reports from The Associated Press and Reuters, and reaction from Iraq stakeholders.

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