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Syria Inquiry: Children Forced to Watch ISIS Beheadings, Bodies Displayed on CrucifixesCNS
The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant commonly carries out public executions in its Syrian stronghold on Fridays, forcing children to watch as victims are beheaded or shot at close range.
UN: Syrian war atrocities spreading after collapse of law
Syrian war atrocities are spreading across the country and region, the United Nations said in a report that took the international community to task for not doing more to stop the violence.
Jacksonville Daily News
Obama weighs strategy vs. Islamic State
In this Aug. 9 photo, President Barack Obama speaks on the South Lawn of the White House about the ongoing situation in Iraq.
The Obama administration is grappling with how to bridge the gap between its increasingly dire assessment of the threat posed by the Islamic State group and the limited, defensive air campaign it has so far undertaken, which military officials acknowledge will not blunt the group's momentum.