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Islamic State Claims to Seize Ramadi

The Islamic State group on Sunday claimed to have seized the Iraqi provincial capital of Ramadi, giving the militants their largest victory this year after days of intense clashes. In Washington, the Pentagon refused to confirm the IS statement, saying only that Ramadi remains "fluid and contested."  But others, including a spokesman for the governor of Anbar province, said government solders were fleeing the city. Earlier in the day, Iraq's prime minister...

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