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Returning Lawmakers Will Get Briefing on Ukraine, Islamic State

Members of the House Armed Services Committee, returning after the five-week August recess, will get a classified briefing Sept.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael Turner, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Global coalition needed to destroy Hamas, all Islamist terror, Steinitz tells US lawmakers

Cooperation between the US, western democracies, Israel and moderate Arab states is needed to eradicate scourge, minister tells delegation from the House Armed Services Committee in Jerusalem.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Aug 28, 2014

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Netanyahu meets with House Armed Services members

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu likened Hamas to radical Islamists in Iraq and Syria in a meeting with members of the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Israel, World News, Middle East

Wed Aug 27, 2014

National Journal

House Rejects Authorization of Libya Intervention

A U.S. Navy F-16 fighter jet leaves its base in Italy to take part in operations in Libya.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Lindsey Graham, US House of Representatives

Thu Aug 21, 2014

US News & World Report

Obama Administration 'Leaked' James Foley Rescue Mission for Political Gain, Group Claims

An organization representing former special forces and intelligence community workers is accusing the Obama administration of improperly disclosing information about a failed U.S. military mission to rescue journalist James Foley and other hostages in Syria.

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CBS News

Chuck Hagel defends failed James Foley rescue attempt

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday defended the administration's disclosure of a failed attempt to rescue journalist James Foley, who was executed by militants with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in a video posted Tuesday, along with other Americans held captive by the radical group.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Aug 20, 2014

LA Daily News

Southern California lawmakers condemn killing of American journalist James Foley

Federal lawmakers representing the Southland on Wednesday condemned the execution of American freelance journalist James Foley, saying his murder shows the true colors of the al-Qaida offshoot known as the Islamic State that has taken control of large swaths of Iraq and neighboring Syria.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Brad Sherman, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Adam Schiff, Democrat, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Prison, Burbank, CA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Politico

McKeon 'snubbed' by China - More U.S. troops arrive in Iraq -...

McKEON 'SNUBBED' BY CHINA BECAUSE OF TAIWAN VISIT: House Armed Services Chairman Buck McKeon says he was "snubbed" by Chinese leaders during a congressional delegation trip to Asia after he decided to include Taiwan on his itinerary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ma Ying-jeou, US Military, US Marine Corps, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Japan Expresses Support For US Airstrikes In Iraq

Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera has expressed Japan's support for US airstrikes on Islamic militants in northern Iraq, Japan's Jiji Press reported.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, World News, Thailand

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Fox News

Killing of American general stirs new fears US leaving Afghanistan 'short of the goal line'

The brazen killing of an American two-star general in an Afghan "insider attack" is raising new concerns in Washington that U.S. forces, when the combat mission ends in December, could leave behind a country vulnerable to extremists waiting in the wings.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Terrorism

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