Isis rebels declare 'Islamic state' in Iraq and Syria
30 June 2014 Last updated at 13:45 BST
Jihadist militant group Isis has said it is establishing a caliphate, or Islamic state, on the territories it controls in Iraq and Syria.
It also proclaimed the group's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as caliph and "leader for Muslims everywhere".
The group has posted footage online purportedly showing a bulldozer merging the areas it has seized, as Frank Gardner reports.