Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight ISIL

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18 Jun 2014 21:00

June 19, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Iraqi-farmers from the area around Baghdad gather in the city to form fighting brigades that will fight ISIL. Under the administration of the Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture, the farmers are answering the call of Ayatollah Sayed Ali al-Sistani, the spiritual leader of the Iraqi-Shia, to take up arms against ISIL. The Ministry of Agriculture is helping organize farmers across the country form their own fighting brigades.

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By Transterra Editor
18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqi farmers, from all over Iraq, form a brigade as an answer to the call of their spiritual leader al-Sistani. June 19, 2014.

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19 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. An Iraqi farmer, belonging to the brigade of farmers who formed to fight ISIL. June 19, 2014.

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18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. An Iraqi farmer, belonging to the brigade of farmers who formed to fight ISIL. June 19, 2014.

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19 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. An Iraqi farmer, belonging to the brigade of farmers who formed to fight ISIL, waves his gun in the air. June 19, 2014.

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19 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. An Iraqi farmer, belonging to the brigade of farmers who formed to fight ISIL, waves his gun in the air. June 19, 2014.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight I...
By Transterra Editor
18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqi farmers, from all over Iraq, form a brigade as an answer to the call of their spiritual leader al-Sistani. June 19, 2014.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight I...
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18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. A group of farmers form a brigade to defend Iraq. June19, 2014.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight I...
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19 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. A group of farmers form a brigade to defend Iraq. June19, 2014.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight I...
By Transterra Editor
18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqi farmers, from all over Iraq, form a brigade as an answer to the call of their spiritual leader al Sistani. June 19, 2014.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight I...
By Transterra Editor
18 Jun 2014

Baghdad, Iraq. An Iraqi farmer, belonging to the brigade of farmers who formed to fight ISIL, lifts his gun in the air. June 19, 2014.