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BBC News
Islamic State: Charles de Gaulle carrier triples French firepower - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Islamic State: Charles de Gaulle carrier triples French firepower
BBC News / Posted 5 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Islamic State:... Read more
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express
ISIS running out of cash: Greedy jihadis join rival terror groups in anger at pay cuts ISLAMIC State jihadis are deserting the terror group in frustration at cuts t
ISIS running out of cash: Greedy jihadis join rival terror groups in anger at pay cuts
express / Posted 9 hours ago
ISLAMIC State jihadis are deserting the terror group in frustration at cuts to salaries following massive losses sustained in Syria and Iraq. Last month, ISIS... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US, allies conduct 17 strikes against Islamic StateWASHINGTON: The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State militants w
US, allies conduct 17 strikes against Islamic State
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON: The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State militants with 10 strikes in Iraq on Saturday and seven strikes in Syria, the U.S. military said on Sunday. In Iraq, there were three strikes apiece near Mosul and Ramadi to destroy... Read more
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The Star
U.S., allies conduct 17 strikes against Islamic State - U.S. militaryWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State
U.S., allies conduct 17 strikes against Islamic State - U.S. military
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State militants with 10 strikes in Iraq on Saturday and seven strikes in Syria, the U.S. military said on Sunday. In Iraq, there were three strikes apiece near Mosul and Ramadi... Read more
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dna
ISIS chief Baghdadi's sister-in-law being held in Kurdish prison: ReportThe sister-in-law of dreaded Islamic State supremo Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is bein
ISIS chief Baghdadi's sister-in-law being held in Kurdish prison: Report
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
The sister-in-law of dreaded Islamic State supremo Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is being held in a Kurdish prison following a failed suicide bombing attack several years ago, according to a media report. The 24-year-old woman, Duaa Amid Ibrahim, is the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Islamic State increasingly hobbledBEIRUT — The Islamic State’s recent defeats on the battlefield signal that its
Islamic State increasingly hobbled
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
BEIRUT — The Islamic State’s recent defeats on the battlefield signal that its once-vaunted militia army has been hobbled by worsening money problems, desertions, and a dwindling pool of fighters, analysts and monitoring groups say. US-backed... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rise in number of suspected jihadists blocked from leaving AustraliaSYDNEY - The rate at which suspected jihadists are being blocked from departing
Rise in number of suspected jihadists blocked from leaving Australia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
SYDNEY - The rate at which suspected jihadists are being blocked from departing Australia has doubled in the past year, a report said Sunday, amid a government crackdown of its nationals travelling to Iraq or Syria to fight. Buildings destroyed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Suspected jihadis being pulled off flights 'doubles in seven months'Suspected jihadis pulled off flights leaving Australia 'doubles in the past sev
Suspected jihadis being pulled off flights 'doubles in seven months'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Suspected jihadis pulled off flights leaving Australia 'doubles in the past seven months' - as number of fighters overseas 'falls' Figures show suspected jihadis pulled off flights doubled in seven months 312 passengers suspected of joining the... Read more
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Daily Mail
35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on the Turkish borderA tide of human misery: 35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on Turkish border
35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on the Turkish border
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
A tide of human misery: 35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on Turkish border as they try to flee carnage in their home country Turkey has said it will send aid to the stranded migrants but will only open its gates in event of an 'extraordinary... Read more
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New Kerala
15 Iraqi security personnel killed in IS bombingsRamadi, Feb 6 : A total of 15 Iraqi security members were killed and 21 injured
15 Iraqi security personnel killed in IS bombings
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Ramadi, Feb 6 : A total of 15 Iraqi security members were killed and 21 injured on Saturday in suicide car bomb attacks by Islamic State (IS) militants and a blast in a booby-trapped house in Iraq's Anbar province, a source said. An IS suicide... Read more
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New Kerala
Iraqi security forces repel IS attack in AnbarRamadi, Feb 6 : Iraqi security forces backed by the US-led coalition aircraft o
Iraqi security forces repel IS attack in Anbar
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Ramadi, Feb 6 : Iraqi security forces backed by the US-led coalition aircraft on Saturday repelled an attack by Islamic State (IS) militants with three suicide truck bombs near the city of Ramadi, a provincial security source said. The troops fought... Read more
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Perth Now
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mDELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
DELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid to countries bearing the brunt of the estimated four million Syrians fleeing their five-year-old civil war. Even before she arrived at the meeting in central London,... Read more
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News.com.au
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mJulie Bishop has announced $25 million in aid funding to assist in the humanita
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Julie Bishop has announced $25 million in aid funding to assist in the humanitarian crises in Syria and Iraq A woman holds a child as she walks with other migrants and refugees after crossing the Macedonian border into Serbia. Picture:... Read more
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Zawya
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermonsIraqUPDATE 1-Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermons (Adds con
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermonsIraq
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
UPDATE 1-Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermons (Adds context, sermon in Ramadi) BAGHDAD, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric said on Friday he would no longer deliver regular weekly sermons about political affairs,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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KCEN-TV
SPECIAL REPORT: III Corps Troops Leading the Fight Against ISISKCEN - Since taking over the mission to defeat ISIS, III Corps has intensified
SPECIAL REPORT: III Corps Troops Leading the Fight Against ISIS
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
KCEN - Since taking over the mission to defeat ISIS, III Corps has intensified attacks against the terror group. U.S. and coalition forces are launching 20 to 30 air strikes each day in Iraq and Syria, and estimates show more than 6,000 ISIS fighters... Read more
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Canberra Times
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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WA Today
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzoneMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Homesick Iraqi refugees leaving Europe and heading home to the warzone
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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The Age
Reverse migration: Iraqis heading home from EuropeMen from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front
Reverse migration: Iraqis heading home from Europe
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Men from Iraq who leave Germany back to Iraq receive travel documents in front of a federal police office at the Tegel airport in Berlin on Wednesday. Photo: AP Baghdad: Night after night, Mohammed al-Jabiry tossed and turned in his bed at a refugee... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian fighter jets in the Middle East kept busy at the start of 2016BAGHDAD -- Canadian fighter jets taking part in the air campaign against the Is
Canadian fighter jets in the Middle East kept busy at the start of 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
BAGHDAD -- Canadian fighter jets taking part in the air campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have had a busy start to 2016. The Canadian Forces says two CF-18 Hornets took to the skies on New Year's Day to attack ISIL fighting... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trudeau needs clear plan for Islamic State fightThe fog of war has rolled over Canada’s mission against Daesh, or the so-called
Trudeau needs clear plan for Islamic State fight
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The fog of war has rolled over Canada’s mission against Daesh, or the so-called Islamic State. Throughout the 2015 election campaign, candidate Justin Trudeau appeared to have a clear vision for ending Canada’s combat mission in Iraq and Syria. He... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Iraq needs Kurds' help to retake Mosul, says deputy PMIslamic State militants patrol Khazer, near Mosul. Baghdad: The Iraqi army wil
Iraq needs Kurds' help to retake Mosul, says deputy PM
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Islamic State militants patrol Khazer, near Mosul. Baghdad: The Iraqi army will need the Kurds' help to retake Mosul, the largest city under the control of Islamic State with the planned offensive expected to be very challenging in a region home to... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
More military failures in IraqThere’s good news coming out of Iraq ... again. The efforts of a 65-nation coal
More military failures in Iraq
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
There’s good news coming out of Iraq ... again. The efforts of a 65-nation coalition and punishing US air strikes have helped local ground forces roll back gains made by the Islamic State (IS) group. Government forces and Shia militias have... Read more
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FOX News
Exclusive photo shows ISIS leader's sister-law held in Kurdish prisonERBIL, Iraq – The sister-in law of self-professed Islamic State "caliph" Abu Ba
Exclusive photo shows ISIS leader's sister-law held in Kurdish prison
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
ERBIL, Iraq – The sister-in law of self-professed Islamic State "caliph" Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is being held in a Kurdish prison following a failed suicide bombing attack several years ago, and FoxNews.com has obtained an exclusive photo of the VIP... Read more
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Daily Mail
Up to 40,000 Syrians flee to Turkey after Russian air strikesUp to 40,000 more Syrians flock towards Turkey – and Europe – as Assad's troops
Up to 40,000 Syrians flee to Turkey after Russian air strikes
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Up to 40,000 more Syrians flock towards Turkey – and Europe – as Assad's troops and Russian air strikes force them to flee Aleppo Syrian government offensive in Aleppo has sen thousands fleeing city The advancing government forces are backed by... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton square off: Who can "walk the walk"?(CBS NEWS) - On Tuesday night, the two remaining Democratic presidential candid
Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton square off: Who can "walk the walk"?
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
(CBS NEWS) - On Tuesday night, the two remaining Democratic presidential candidates took turns during a televised town hall discussing what it means to be a "progressive."One night later on a New Hampshire debate stage, Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermonsBAGHDAD: Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric said on Friday he would no longer deliver re
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermons
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
BAGHDAD: Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric said on Friday he would no longer deliver regular weekly sermons about political affairs, which for years have been a source of guidance for Iraqi politicians and his millions of followers. Grand Ayatollah Ali... Read more
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The Star
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermonsBAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric said on Friday he would no longer
Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric suspends weekly political sermons
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric said on Friday he would no longer deliver regular weekly sermons about political affairs, which for years have been a source of guidance for Iraqi politicians and his millions of followers. Grand... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Chuck and Rachel and Bernie and Hillary Talk ISIS [video]Thursday night featured the Democratic presidential debate in New Hampshire on
Chuck and Rachel and Bernie and Hillary Talk ISIS [video]
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday night featured the Democratic presidential debate in New Hampshire on CNBC, which compared to many of the Republican debates the way the badminton club compares to pro wrestling. Using the transcript, generously provided by the Federal News... Read more
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The Chronicle
Why we win the battle and lose the warUp until the 21st century, winning a war has usually been a matter of physical
Why we win the battle and lose the war
The Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Up until the 21st century, winning a war has usually been a matter of physical strength. From the European guns used to conquer the Native Americans to the nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima, a clear pattern emerges: the side with better weapons, more... Read more
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BBC News
Iraq divisions undermine battle against IS - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Iraq divisions undermine battle against IS
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Iraq divisions undermine battle against... Read more
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CBS News
Sanders, Clinton square off: Who can "walk the walk"?On Tuesday night, the two remaining Democratic presidential candidates took tur
Sanders, Clinton square off: Who can "walk the walk"?
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
On Tuesday night, the two remaining Democratic presidential candidates took turns during a televised town hall discussing what it means to be a "progressive." One night later on a New Hampshire debate stage, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS fighter numbers are decreasing, US officials claim in new reportNumber of ISIS fighters has decreased by 20 per cent in last year thanks to dea
ISIS fighter numbers are decreasing, US officials claim in new report
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Number of ISIS fighters has decreased by 20 per cent in last year thanks to deaths and desertions, US intelligence report finds A new US intelligence report estimates the number of ISIS fighters in Syria and Iraq to about 25,000 The previous... Read more
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DW
Opinion: Next anti-'IS' front will be Libya | Opinion | DW.COM | First, the good news: Some 10,000 airstrikes are having an effect. The coalitio
Opinion: Next anti-'IS' front will be Libya | Opinion | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
First, the good news: Some 10,000 airstrikes are having an effect. The coalition against "Islamic State" (IS), has been able to recapture large swaths of land in Iraq and Syria - and more importantly - the cities of Tikrit and Ramadi in Iraq, and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fighting to the finish in RamadiIraqi forces on the move in Ramadi in an effort to clear out the final forces o
Fighting to the finish in Ramadi
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
Iraqi forces on the move in Ramadi in an effort to clear out the final forces of Islamic State. Dozens of IS fighters have been killed -- 225 bombs have been removed. The militants have been pushed into Ramadi's eastern suburbs. Ramadi, battered by... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Iraqis trapped and starving in city held by ISISA man inspects a bomb-damaged house in Fallujah. (AP) Fallujah - About 10 000
Iraqis trapped and starving in city held by ISIS
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
A man inspects a bomb-damaged house in Fallujah. (AP) Fallujah - About 10 000 Iraqis are currently trapped without enough food or medical supplies inside the Islamic State-controlled city of Fallujah, where dozens are dying each week of starvation... Read more
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ABC News
ISIS Fighter Numbers Drop in Iraq, Syria But Up in LibyaThe U.S. now estimates that the number of ISIS fighters in Iraq and Syria has d
ISIS Fighter Numbers Drop in Iraq, Syria But Up in Libya
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S. now estimates that the number of ISIS fighters in Iraq and Syria has decreased to between 19,000 and 25,000 resulting from battlefield deaths and a reduced flow of foreign fighters into Syria. Yet, as ISIS numbers have been reduced in Iraq... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Islamic State numbers go down in Iraq, Syria; Up in Libya A U.S. defense official said new intelligence assessments showed the number o
Islamic State numbers go down in Iraq, Syria; Up in Libya
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
A U.S. defense official said new intelligence assessments showed the number of Islamic State fighters has dropped in Iraq and Syria, but is rising in Libya. Smoke rises from Islamic State... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fight against ISIS turns to wiping out 'fanboys'PARIS -- The next front in the war against ISIS: Defeat the online "fanboys."
Fight against ISIS turns to wiping out 'fanboys'
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
PARIS -- The next front in the war against ISIS: Defeat the online "fanboys." The coalition forces have made great gains in taking territory from the brutal terror group. Now they're trying to wipe them out online, where ISIS has been very... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraq blames ISIL for deadly attacks on troops in AnbarAt least 28 Iraqi soldiers have been killed in suicide attacks blamed on the Is
Iraq blames ISIL for deadly attacks on troops in Anbar
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
At least 28 Iraqi soldiers have been killed in suicide attacks blamed on the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in Anbar. Iraqi government officials said one car bomb hit an army barracks on Thursday in the provincial capital Ramadi,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
New U.S. intelligence estimate sees 20-25K Islamic State fightersWASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic St
New U.S. intelligence estimate sees 20-25K Islamic State fighters
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic State's force in Iraq and Syria is between 20,000 and 25,000 fighters. That compares to an estimated 19,000 to 31,000 fighters more than a year ago, as the U.S.-led bombing... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
New U.S. intelligence estimate sees 20-25K Islamic State fightersWASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic St
New U.S. intelligence estimate sees 20-25K Islamic State fighters
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic State's force in Iraq and Syria is between 20,000 and 25,000 fighters. That compares to an estimated 19,000 to 31,000 fighters more than a year ago, as the U.S.-led bombing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mForeign Minister Julie Bishop boosts Australian aid funding by $25 million | Da
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop boosts Australian aid funding by $25 million | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website DELEGATIONS from around the world will today... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mDELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
DELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid to countries bearing the brunt of the estimated four million Syrians fleeing their five-year-old civil war. Even before she arrived at the meeting in central London,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mDELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
DELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid to countries bearing the brunt of the estimated four million Syrians fleeing their five-year-old civil war. Even before she arrived at the meeting in central London,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Syria aid funding boosted to $65mDELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid
Syria aid funding boosted to $65m
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
DELEGATIONS from around the world will today pledge billions of dollars in aid to countries bearing the brunt of the estimated four million Syrians fleeing their five-year-old civil war. Even before she arrived at the meeting in central London,... Read more
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Wired News
When Good Drones Go BadLate in the summer of 2014, surveillance footage of Syria’s Tabqa air base show
When Good Drones Go Bad
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
Late in the summer of 2014, surveillance footage of Syria’s Tabqa air base showed up on YouTube. That it was taken by ISIS forces is unremarkable. That it was shot with a DJI Phantom FC40—a popular consumer drone at the time, the kind you might have... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
New U.S. intelligence estimates 20-25K ISIL fightersWASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic St
New U.S. intelligence estimates 20-25K ISIL fighters
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic State's force in Iraq and Syria is between 20,000 and 25,000 fighters. That compares to an estimated 19,000 to 31,000 fighters more than a year ago, as the U.S.-led bombing... Read more
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First Coast News
New U.S. intelligence estimates 20-25K ISIL fightersWASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic St
New U.S. intelligence estimates 20-25K ISIL fighters
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence estimates the current strength of the Islamic State's force in Iraq and Syria is between 20,000 and 25,000 fighters. That compares to an estimated 19,000 to 31,000 fighters more than a year ago, as the U.S.-led bombing... Read more
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