SLIDESHOW: AP photos taken in Iraq June 14-16

Last modified: Monday, January 01, 0001
BAGHDAD — An insurgency Iraqi forces have yet been able to quash, has taken over the northern part of the country.

Iraq’s military and Shiite militias are gearing up to fight the Sunni insurgents advancing across the country. The U.S. has signaled it will send 275 troops to aid Iraq.

The AP slideshow captures life in Iraq as the insurgents bear down.