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The Huffington Post
ISIS Fighters Kill U.S. Serviceman In Iraqto Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating sinc
ISIS Fighters Kill U.S. Serviceman In Iraq
The Huffington Post / Posted 44 minutes ago
to Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating since December, when the Iraqi army recaptured Ramadi, the largest city in the western region. Last month, the Iraqi army took the nearby region of Hit, pushing them... Read more
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Swissinfo
Islamic State kills U.S. serviceman in Iraqto Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating sinc
Islamic State kills U.S. serviceman in Iraq
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
to Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating since December, when the Iraqi army recaptured Ramadi, the largest city in the western region. Last month, the Iraqi army took the nearby region of Hit, pushing them... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Islamic State forces kill US armed forces member in Iraqto Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating sinc
Islamic State forces kill US armed forces member in Iraq
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
to Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating since December, when the Iraqi army recaptured Ramadi, the largest city in the western region. Last month, the Iraqi army took the nearby region of Hit, pushing them... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iraq holding hundreds of detainees in 'inhumane conditions' - Amnestyair strikes as well as army and tribal fighters, have rolled back Islamic State
Iraq holding hundreds of detainees in 'inhumane conditions' - Amnesty
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
air strikes as well as army and tribal fighters, have rolled back Islamic State in Anbar, taking the provincial capital Ramadi and the town of Hit in recent months. Tens of thousands of civilians who were still living in the areas have been... Read more
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The Star
Iraq holding hundreds of detainees in 'inhumane conditions' - Amnestyair strikes as well as army and tribal fighters, have rolled back Islamic State
Iraq holding hundreds of detainees in 'inhumane conditions' - Amnesty
The Star / Posted an hour ago
air strikes as well as army and tribal fighters, have rolled back Islamic State in Anbar, taking the provincial capital Ramadi and the town of Hit in recent months. Tens of thousands of civilians who were still living in the areas have been... Read more
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Reuters
Islamic State forces kill U.S. armed forces member in Iraqto Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating sinc
Islamic State forces kill U.S. armed forces member in Iraq
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
to Iraqi army troops. The Islamist militants have been broadly retreating since December, when the Iraqi army recaptured Ramadi, the largest city in the western region. Last month, the Iraqi army took the nearby region of Hit, pushing them... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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First Coast News
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
First Coast News / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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FOX News
Iraqi PM seems to be in 'strong position' despite protests, US defense secretary saysthat are important to Iraq's future," Carter said Monday. "He's had considerabl
Iraqi PM seems to be in 'strong position' despite protests, US defense secretary says
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
that are important to Iraq's future," Carter said Monday. "He's had considerable success on the battlefield, obviously Ramadi, Hit, and so forth." U.S. airstrikes helped Iraqi troops clear Islamic State fighters out of wartorn Ramadi in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaosIslamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held
U.S. backs Iraqi leader amid political chaos
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 hours ago
Islamic State militants out of about 40% of the territory the terror group held at its peak. Iraqi forces have retaken Ramadi, a city in western Iraq, and other towns and cities, placing the militants on the defensive in some parts of the... Read more
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Air Force Times
Bombing ISIS: US Official Shares Lessons From 6 Months of Airstrikeshelped coalition forces make significant gains against the Islamic State group,
Bombing ISIS: US Official Shares Lessons From 6 Months of Airstrikes
Air Force Times / Posted 17 hours ago
helped coalition forces make significant gains against the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, liberating the city of Ramadi and the town of Sinjar, both in Iraq, in late 2015. During their missions, Joe and his airmen saw enemy guard areas,... Read more
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The Hill
ISIS stepping up attacks as territory shrinksheld in Iraq, while numbers for Syria have fluctuated. Iraqi forces, bolstered
ISIS stepping up attacks as territory shrinks
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
held in Iraq, while numbers for Syria have fluctuated. Iraqi forces, bolstered by the U.S.-led coalition’s airpower, retook Ramadi late last year and are preparing to retake Mosul. ISIS is also stepping up attacks inside Libya, according to the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Ground losses spur I.S attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Ground losses spur I.S attacks
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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News.com.au
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Perth Now
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Zawya
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHSabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHS
Zawya / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Protesters leave Baghdad’s Green Zone a day after ransacking parliamentabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Protesters leave Baghdad’s Green Zone a day after ransacking parliament
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west toward the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Herald Sun
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Andrew Littlethat are helping make a difference. But it is true that in some of the cities,
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Andrew Little
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
that are helping make a difference. But it is true that in some of the cities, Hit is one of them, recently had a victory; Ramadi earlier this year, where they managed to push them back, they’ve got a big challenge. I think the real test is going... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military route
Losses spur Islamic State to more attacks
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
40 per cent from its 2014 peak and 20 per cent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHSabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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The Star
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses - IHSabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses - IHS
The Star / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Reuters
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHSabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses: IHS
Reuters / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Swissinfo
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses - IHSabout 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military r
Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses - IHS
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
about 40 percent from its 2014 peak and 20 percent in Syria. Iraq's military routed the militants from the western city of Ramadi four months ago and then pushed further west towards the Syrian border. The northern offensive has been slower, with... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Green zone protests raise questions over viability of Iraq's governmentIran and US-led airstrikes, the terror group might have overrun Baghdad, just a
Green zone protests raise questions over viability of Iraq's government
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Iran and US-led airstrikes, the terror group might have overrun Baghdad, just as it did four other cities: Mosul, Tikrit, Ramadi and Fallujah. At every turn, in the past five years in particular, the state has been unable to stand up for itself.... Read more
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News.com.au
Dozens killed in Iraq car bombingsin the clashes. Despite Fallujah?s status as a long-time stronghold of IS in An
Dozens killed in Iraq car bombings
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
in the clashes. Despite Fallujah?s status as a long-time stronghold of IS in Anbar Province, Iraqi military offensives in Ramadi and Hit have hindered the group?s operational capacity in Fallujah, which lies approximately 30 kilometers west of the... Read more
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Raw Story
Here’s how the US military got hooked on a high-caffeine energy drink called ‘Rip It’excess. This would be can number six. It took him ten minutes to finish it. In
Here’s how the US military got hooked on a high-caffeine energy drink called ‘Rip It’
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
excess. This would be can number six. It took him ten minutes to finish it. In the boredom arising out of a cool night in Ramadi, Iraq, this was a “Case Race,” or an attempt to down as many of the cans in a 24-pack as he and his squadron possibly... Read more
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express
RAF airstrikes ANNIHILATE 1,000 jihadis as evil ISIS loses 40 per cent of its territoryas “ridiculous”. International air strikes monitor Air Wars claims that RAF st
RAF airstrikes ANNIHILATE 1,000 jihadis as evil ISIS loses 40 per cent of its territory
express / Posted 2 days ago
as “ridiculous”. International air strikes monitor Air Wars claims that RAF strikes in the ISIS-held cities of Mosul and Ramadi have killed 32 civilians in December 2015 alone. Director Chris Woods said: “Even with the widespread use of... Read more
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NBC News
Critics Say White House Has Mixed Messaging on Iraqand stressed U.S. recognition of "the enormous sacrifice and bravery of Iraqi f
Critics Say White House Has Mixed Messaging on Iraq
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
and stressed U.S. recognition of "the enormous sacrifice and bravery of Iraqi forces over the past eighteen months in Ramadi and elsewhere," according to a readout of the call provided by the White House. The approach, some foreign policy... Read more
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NBC News
Reversal or Refinement? Seeking Meaning to Obama's New Iraq Pathmust be more forceful against ISIS. U.S. forces are already training Iraqi for
Reversal or Refinement? Seeking Meaning to Obama's New Iraq Path
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
must be more forceful against ISIS. U.S. forces are already training Iraqi forces at the al-Assad air base west of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province, which ISIS seized from the Iraqis last month. After that defeat, Prime Minister Haider... Read more
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Inquirier.net
ISIS ‘may set up caliphate in Southeast Asia’cities from the group in the new year. The last of ISIS’ major battlefield vict
ISIS ‘may set up caliphate in Southeast Asia’
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
cities from the group in the new year. The last of ISIS’ major battlefield victories, for instance, was when it seized Ramadi in Iraq almost a year ago. “Long-held assumptions about South-east Asia not being fertile ground for violent... Read more
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The Star
IS may set up caliphate in Southeast Asia, experts sayretake cities from the group in the new year. The last of IS' major battlefield
IS may set up caliphate in Southeast Asia, experts say
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
retake cities from the group in the new year. The last of IS' major battlefield victories, for instance, was when it seized Ramadi in Iraq almost a year ago. "Long-held assumptions about South-east Asia not being fertile ground for violent... Read more
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