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Chart showing five provinces under IS control, where almost 40 percent of Iraq wheat crop is produced. Reuters

EXCLUSIVE: Governor of Iraq's Sunni heartland secures U.S. support against militants

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BAGHDAD, Aug 14 (Reuters) - The governor of Iraq's Sunni heartland Anbar Province said he has asked for and secured U.S. support in the battle against Islamic State militants because opponents of the group may not have the stamina for a long fight.


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