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The Star
France fears Brexit consequences for EU defence capabilityPARIS (Reuters) - France fears Britain may downsize its military ambitions once
France fears Brexit consequences for EU defence capability
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - France fears Britain may downsize its military ambitions once outside the European Union, leaving its neighbour to a role as the only significant power in the region, according to French defence ministry sources. Defence Minister... Read more
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dna
EU calls for free passage through South China Seais aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU gover
EU calls for free passage through South China Sea
dna / Posted 7 days ago
is aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU governments must still approve the document. While the European Union says it is neutral in the South China Sea dispute between China and other Asian nations, Washington has... Read more
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Swissinfo
EU calls for free passage through South China Seaby a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy May
EU calls for free passage through South China Sea
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy May 21, 2015. U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters/File Photo By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Countries must be free to pass through the South China Sea, the European... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU calls for free passage through South China Seais aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU gover
EU calls for free passage through South China Sea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
is aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU governments must still approve the document. While the European Union says it is neutral in the South China Sea dispute between China and other Asian nations, Washington has... Read more
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The Star
EU calls for free passage through South China Seais aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU gover
EU calls for free passage through South China Sea
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
is aimed at framing the bloc's China policy over the next five years. EU governments must still approve the document. While the European Union says it is neutral in the South China Sea dispute between China and other Asian nations, Washington has... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea to work with France, EU to press N.K. into giving up nukes: defense chiefsaid Thursday that Seoul will closely coordinate with France and the European U
S. Korea to work with France, EU to press N.K. into giving up nukes: defense chief
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 13 days ago
said Thursday that Seoul will closely coordinate with France and the European Union (EU) to make North Korea give up its nuclear weapons program. "South Korea will continue to cooperate with France and the EU in a bid to make North Korea realize... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, France agree to jointly consider additional sanctions on N. KoreaJune 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and France agreed Wednesday to jointly consider
S. Korea, France agree to jointly consider additional sanctions on N. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 13 days ago
June 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and France agreed Wednesday to jointly consider additional sanctions on North Korea while increasing military exchanges and defense technology cooperation between the two countries, officials said. South Korean... Read more
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Japan Today
Picking sides: A world of opinions on South China Sea case ‹ Japan TodayA case brought by U.S. ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomat
Picking sides: A world of opinions on South China Sea case ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
A case brought by U.S. ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of international arbitration in South China Sea... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, France defense chiefs to discuss joint sanctions efforts against N. KoreaSEOUL/PARIS, June 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's Defense Minister Han Min-koo and
S. Korea, France defense chiefs to discuss joint sanctions efforts against N. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 14 days ago
SEOUL/PARIS, June 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's Defense Minister Han Min-koo and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian plan to delve into how they could jointly act to tighten the screws on a defiant North Korea as well as ways to boost bilateral... Read more
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International Business Times
Syria: 70 killed in 24 hours in Aleppo as airstrikes trap civilians in rebel held areas At least 70 combatants in the deadly street war for control of Aleppo have been
Syria: 70 killed in 24 hours in Aleppo as airstrikes trap civilians in rebel held areas
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
At least 70 combatants in the deadly street war for control of Aleppo have been killed in the last 24 hours amid heavy aerial bombardment in the city. The Syria Observatory for Human Rights reported that Assad regime forces had retaken positions in... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgian, French Defense Ministers Meet in ParisGeorgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli met her French counterpart Jean-Yves
Georgian, French Defense Ministers Meet in Paris
Civil Georgia / Posted 15 days ago
Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli met her French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Paris on June 14. “Our cooperation is in a very active phase. France is actively and meaningfully helping us in development our air defense capabilities,” the... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea's defense chief heads to France to expand cooperation, discuss N. Koreadefense cooperation measures, the ministry said Tuesday. During the visit, Han
S. Korea's defense chief heads to France to expand cooperation, discuss N. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 15 days ago
defense cooperation measures, the ministry said Tuesday. During the visit, Han will meet with France's Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Wednesday. Han's visit to France, that runs through Thursday, comes at the invitation of Paris which... Read more
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Daily Liberal
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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The Border Mail
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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The Courier
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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The Young Witness
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Canberra Times
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsWashington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplom
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of international arbitration in South China Sea... Read more
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Western Advocate
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Manning River Times
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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The North West Star
South China Sea dispute: where the world standssoon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
soon. Where does the world stand? Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsWashington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplom
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of international arbitration in South China Sea... Read more
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The Age
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsin the South China Sea. Photo: AP Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
in the South China Sea. Photo: AP Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsin the South China Sea. Photo: AP Washington: A case brought by the Philippine
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
in the South China Sea. Photo: AP Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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WA Today
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsWashington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplom
South China Sea dispute: where the world stands
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
Washington: A case brought by the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of international arbitration in South China Sea... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Eurosatory defense show opens against somber backdropEurosatory defense show opened in a Paris suburb on Monday against a somber bac
Eurosatory defense show opens against somber backdrop
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 16 days ago
Eurosatory defense show opened in a Paris suburb on Monday against a somber backdrop, a day after a heavily armed gunman killed 49 people in a gay night-club in Florida. Rough Cut - subtitled (no reporter narration). ROUGH CUT - SUBTITLED (NO... Read more
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EuroNews
Tank sprayed with red paint as protesters disrupt huge arms fairto get inside, throwing red paint over a tank. The protest took place on the f
Tank sprayed with red paint as protesters disrupt huge arms fair
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
to get inside, throwing red paint over a tank. The protest took place on the first day of Eurosatory (in French), billed as the world’s largest international land and air-land defence and security trade show. The expo: The global arms sales... Read more
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asianage
Picking sides: A world of opinions on South China Sea casetribunal's decision. Washington: A case brought by US ally the Philippines aga
Picking sides: A world of opinions on South China Sea case
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
tribunal's decision. Washington: A case brought by US ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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asianage
Picking sides A world of opinions on South China Sea casetribunal's decision. Washington: A case brought by US ally the Philippines aga
Picking sides A world of opinions on South China Sea case
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
tribunal's decision. Washington: A case brought by US ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
South China Sea case: Nations pick their sideCity’. AP WASHINGTON, United States — A case brought by U.S. ally the Philippi
South China Sea case: Nations pick their side
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
City’. AP WASHINGTON, United States — A case brought by U.S. ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of... Read more
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ABC News
Picking Sides: A World of Opinions on South China Sea CaseA case brought by U.S. ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomat
Picking Sides: A World of Opinions on South China Sea Case
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
A case brought by U.S. ally the Philippines against China represents a diplomatic dilemma for far-flung nations as Washington and Beijing rally support for their respective positions on the use of international arbitration in South China Sea... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
US condemns IS attacks in and around Baghdadlocal): 9:55 p.m. The United States has condemned the latest attacks in and a
US condemns IS attacks in and around Baghdad
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
local): 9:55 p.m. The United States has condemned the latest attacks in and around the Iraqi capital of Baghdad that killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for some of the bombings. In... Read more
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The Financial Express
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, LibyaIn Libya, IS militants were fleeing their stronghold of Sirte as forces loyal t
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
The Financial Express / Posted 19 days ago
In Libya, IS militants were fleeing their stronghold of Sirte as forces loyal to a U.N.-brokered government advanced, with some fighters reportedly cutting off beards and long hair to blend in with civilians. US-backed fighters in Syria converged... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
49 p.m. EDTBENTON, Ky. (AP) � Pastor Richie Clendenen stepped away from the pulpit, microp
49 p.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
BENTON, Ky. (AP) � Pastor Richie Clendenen stepped away from the pulpit, microphone in hand. He walked the aisles of the Christian Fellowship Church, his voice rising to describe the perils believers face in 21st-century America. "The Bible says in... Read more
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Boston Globe
US-backed fighters in Syria close roads around IS strongholdBEIRUT — US-backed fighters in Syria on Thursday closed off all major roads lea
US-backed fighters in Syria close roads around IS stronghold
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
BEIRUT — US-backed fighters in Syria on Thursday closed off all major roads leading to the northern Syrian town of Manbij, a stronghold of the Islamic State group, and had it nearly surrounded, officials and opposition activists said. The town is... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya2016 video grab shows smoke rising from the city of Manbij, Syria. U.S.-backed
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
2016 video grab shows smoke rising from the city of Manbij, Syria. U.S.-backed fighters on Thursday closed all major roads leading to the northern Syrian town of Manbij, a stronghold of the Islamic State group, and surrounded it from three sides,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, LibyaBEIRUT (AP) � U.S.-backed fighters in Syria on Thursday closed off all major ro
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) � U.S.-backed fighters in Syria on Thursday closed off all major roads leading to the northern Syrian town of Manbij, a stronghold of the Islamic State group, and surrounded it from three sides, officials and opposition activists... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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KIVI Boise
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
KIVI Boise / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
ISIS experiencing setbacks in Syria, Iraq and Libya
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US condemns IS attacks in and around Baghdadlocal): 9:55 p.m. The United States has condemned the latest attacks in and a
US condemns IS attacks in and around Baghdad
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 days ago
local): 9:55 p.m. The United States has condemned the latest attacks in and around the Iraqi capital of Baghdad that killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for some of the bombings. In... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libyafighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold nea
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 19 days ago
fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, while Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Fallujah, one of the last bastions of the militant group in western Iraq. In... Read more
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