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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 25 minutes ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
As Islamic State falls, has US missed bigger picture?pointing to other regional security concerns. Turkey, he said, is looking sout
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 38 minutes ago
pointing to other regional security concerns. Turkey, he said, is looking south, concerned about President Bashar al-Assad, Russia and the rise of the YPG, the US-backed Syrian Kurdish militia that took part in the Raqa fight. Meanwhile,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 55 minutes ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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The Columbian
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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CTV News
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
CTV News / Posted 2 hours ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victoryof the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terr
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which Turkey considers a terrorist organization. Syrian President Bashar Assad has vowed to recapture every inch of Syria, including Raqqa. His forces have neutralized the threat from Turkey and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
John Brennan's Police State USAout of Syria? Yes, they did. Did they tell the Russians that if they joined t
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 hours ago
out of Syria? Yes, they did. Did they tell the Russians that if they joined the war against ISIS and helped Bashar al Assad the US would make them pay a heavy price? Did US agents and diplomats warn their Russian counterparts that Russian... Read more
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New York Post
US-backed militias declare ‘total liberation’ of Raqqa from ISISa three-phase election process last month in Kurdish majority regions, accordin
New York Post / Posted 6 hours ago
a three-phase election process last month in Kurdish majority regions, according to Reuters. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who is regaining territory with Iranian and Russian military support, has said the state will recover control over the... Read more
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CTV News
Kurdish female militia vows to keep fighting ISIS militantstop U.S. envoy for the coalition battling the IS. Saudi Arabia is a member of t
CTV News / Posted 7 hours ago
top U.S. envoy for the coalition battling the IS. Saudi Arabia is a member of the coalition. Al-Sabhan was previously ambassador to Iraq, but left amid threats from Iranian-backed militias. The SDF is expected to hold a news conference in Raqqa... Read more
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Reuters
Raqqa to be part of 'federal Syria', U.S.-backed militia saysagainst Islamic State has taken place amid a wider, multi-sided civil war betwe
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
against Islamic State has taken place amid a wider, multi-sided civil war between the government of President Bashar al-Assad, who is backed by Iran and Russia, and an array of rebel groups supported by other powers. Kurdish-led authorities in... Read more
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The Hill
ISIS down but not out after Raqqa defeatcontinues to play on local grievances to find people sympathetic to its cause,
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
continues to play on local grievances to find people sympathetic to its cause, including those oppressed by the Assad regime and victims of sectarian or ethnic tensions. Regarding the latter, the SDF, though nominally a multi-ethnic... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey slams West over support for Syrian Kurdsof Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. I
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 hours ago
of Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. Iran has been one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest supporters since the country's crisis began more than six years ago and has sent thousands of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkey slams West over support for Syrian Kurdsof Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. I
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 hours ago
of Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. Iran has been one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest supporters since the country's crisis began more than six years ago and has sent thousands of... Read more
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CTV News
Kurdish female militia vows to keep fighting ISIS militantstop U.S. envoy for the coalition battling the IS. Saudi Arabia is a member of t
CTV News / Posted 8 hours ago
top U.S. envoy for the coalition battling the IS. Saudi Arabia is a member of the coalition. Al-Sabhan was previously ambassador to Iraq, but left amid threats from Iranian-backed militias. The SDF is expected to hold a news conference in Raqqa... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey slams West over support for Syrian Kurdsof Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. I
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
of Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. Iran has been one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest supporters since the country's crisis began more than six years ago and has sent thousands of... Read more
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Gulf News
Kurds declare Raqqa to be part of decentralised Syriacouncil and police force set up under its auspices with support from the US-led
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
council and police force set up under its auspices with support from the US-led coalition against Daesh.President Bashar Al Assad, who is regaining territory with Iranian and Russian military support, has repeatedly said the Syrian state will... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Raqqa to be part of decentralised Syria, say Kurdish-led militiapolice force set up under its auspices with support from the US-led coalition a
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
police force set up under its auspices with support from the US-led coalition against Islamic State. President Bashar al-Assad, who is regaining territory with Iranian and Russian military support, has repeatedly said the Syrian state will... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iran's army chief of staff visits Aleppoof Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. I
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 hours ago
of Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. Iran has been one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest supporters since the country's crisis began more than six years ago and has sent thousands of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Iran's army chief of staff visits Aleppoof Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. I
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 hours ago
of Aleppo saying that the extremists' presence in Syria is coming to an end. Iran has been one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest supporters since the country's crisis began more than six years ago and has sent thousands of... Read more
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Reuters
Raqqa to be part of decentralized Syria, say Kurdish-led militiapolice force set up under its auspices with support from the U.S.-led coalition
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
police force set up under its auspices with support from the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State. President Bashar al-Assad, who is regaining territory with Iranian and Russian military support, has repeatedly said the Syrian state will... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
PATRICK J. BUCHANAN: Is war with Iran now inevitable?to capture Deir Ezzor, capital of the province that sits astride the road from
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
to capture Deir Ezzor, capital of the province that sits astride the road from Baghdad to Damascus. Its capture by Bashar Assad's army would ensure that the road from Baghdad to Damascus to Hezbollah in Lebanon remains open. If the U.S. intends... Read more
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Swissinfo
Iranian military chief visits frontline near Aleppofighters and Iran-backed groups such as Hezbollah have played a major role figh
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
fighters and Iran-backed groups such as Hezbollah have played a major role fighting in support of President Bashar al-Assad. Baqeri met Assad on Thursday during a visit to set out a joint military strategy, Syrian state media... Read more
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Reuters
Iranian military chief visits frontline near Aleppofighters and Iran-backed groups such as Hezbollah have played a major role figh
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
fighters and Iran-backed groups such as Hezbollah have played a major role fighting in support of President Bashar al-Assad. Baqeri met Assad on Thursday during a visit to set out a joint military strategy, Syrian state media... Read more
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Reuters
Iranian military chief visits frontline near Aleppoposition with a number of Iranian officers. Neighboring Israel has expressed co
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
position with a number of Iranian officers. Neighboring Israel has expressed concern over Iran’s role in Syria, where Iranian fighters and Iran-backed groups such as Hezbollah have played a major role fighting in support of President Bashar al-As... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump takes a hostagethe United States into the global pariah. Above all, there's the risk that Ira
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
the United States into the global pariah. Above all, there's the risk that Iran will call Trump's bluff, much as Bashar Assad called President Barack Obama's when he failed to enforce his chemical red line in 2013. A superpower repeatedly... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Liberman Says Assad ‘Shouldn’t Test Us’ After IDF Retaliates Against Syrian ‘Spillover’ Fire | 30 Tishri 5778 – October 20, 2017of a rocket from Syria that exploded in an open area in the northern Golan Heig
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 hours ago
of a rocket from Syria that exploded in an open area in the northern Golan Heights, IDF forces attacked positions of the Assad army. In one of those attack, according to a Syrian source, a 130mm cannon was destroyed. The IDF issued a statement... Read more
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Reuters
Trump’s Iran decision hurts chance of a North Korea dealIran’s compliance last week seems largely because of Iran’s other moves in the
Reuters / Posted 17 hours ago
Iran’s compliance last week seems largely because of Iran’s other moves in the Middle East, including support for Bashar al-Assad in Syria and Hezbollah in Lebanon. Trump’s Oct. 13 speech has not killed the deal – at least not yet – but it does... Read more
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express
Iran hits back at Donald Trump and promises to ‘EXPAND’ its missile programand the Zionist regime to change the regional map and disintegrate and undermin
express / Posted 17 hours ago
and the Zionist regime to change the regional map and disintegrate and undermine the Islamic countries." The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley replied to the recent statement.Related articles Donald Trump attacks Barack Obama for ‘WORST... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad’s regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Female militia vows to keep fighting ISIS militantstop US envoy for the coalition battling the ISIS. Saudi Arabia is a member of t
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 hours ago
top US envoy for the coalition battling the ISIS. Saudi Arabia is a member of the coalition. Al-Sabhan was previously ambassador to Iraq, but left amid threats from Iranian-backed militias. The SDF is expected to hold a news conference in Raqa... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
In Syria, student dreams shattered by warcivil engineering student at Tishreen University in the coastal city of Latakia
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
civil engineering student at Tishreen University in the coastal city of Latakia when the revolt against President Bashar al-Assad’s rule broke out across Syria in March 2011. “It was my uncle who inspired me because he was an engineer but he always... Read more
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CTV News
More conflicts loom after Islamic State militants defeated in Raqqanew facts on the ground. SYRIAN ARMY AND ALLIES With the pivotal capture of e
CTV News / Posted 19 hours ago
new facts on the ground. SYRIAN ARMY AND ALLIES With the pivotal capture of east Aleppo in late 2016, President Bashar Assad's government effectively neutralized its most threatening armed opposition, allowing it to train its full attention on... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S. partnership with Europe is indispensableIran from inspections at its military bases under the Iran nuclear deal and the
The Washington Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Iran from inspections at its military bases under the Iran nuclear deal and they are allies in propping up the murderous Assad regime. China and Russia have expanded their economic and military relations and have held joint naval exercises in the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism case19, 2017, after Tounisi was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to j
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
19, 2017, after Tounisi was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to join an al-Qaida-linked group fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune via AP) CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge scolded a former... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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ABC Montana
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
ABC Montana / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism case19, 2017, after Tounisi was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to j
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 hours ago
19, 2017, after Tounisi was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to join an al-Qaida-linked group fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune via AP) CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge scolded a former... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
The Register Citizen / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism casehe sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 hours ago
he sentenced him to a maximum 15-year prison term Thursday for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria, saying he would have given him even more time behind bars if statutes allowed it. The judge brushed... Read more
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