Shiite volunteers, who have joined the Iraqi army to fight against the predominantly Sunni militants from the radical Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) who have taken over Mosul and other northern provinces, gesture with their weapons from a truck in Baghdad, June 18, 2014. (REUTERS/Ahmed Saad)
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