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  1. Islamic State backers under scrutiny in USRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Officially, the FBI agents who swarmed Donald Ray Morgan at Kennedy Airport this month were there to arrest him on a mundane gun charge.

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  2. US won't let borders hamper fight vs. extremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The United States has avoided military involvement in Syria's three-year-civil war thus far.

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  3. Biden: US would help Iraq pursue federal systemRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. is prepared to help Iraq pursue a federal system that would decentralize power away from Baghdad.

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  4. Beseiged Iraqi Children Lacking FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    A resident of Amerli, 170km north of Baghdad, describes conditions in the town, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for more than two months.

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  5. Shiite militiamen kill 70 at Iraq Sunni...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Shiite militiamen gunned down 70 people in an apparent revenge attack at an Iraqi Sunni mosque Friday, as Washington declared the beheading of an American journalist a "terrorist attack."

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  6. Extremists' gains, brutality have US reassessing resistance to military action in SyriaRead the original story

    25 min ago | Lifestyles

    The president may continue helping Iraqi forces try to reverse the group's land grabs in northern Iraq by providing more arms and American military advisers and by using U.S. warplanes to support Iraqi ground operations.

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  7. Shi'ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shootingRead the original story

    25 min ago | The Star Online

    Iraqi Shi'ite militiamen machine gunned minority Sunni Muslims in a village mosque on Friday, killing dozens just as Baghdad was trying to build a cross-community government to fight Sunni militants whose rise has alarmed Western powers.

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  8. Mosque attack kills 64 in Iraq, Sunnis halt talksIraqi...Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | TheCourier.com

    It was not immediately clear if the attack was carried out by Shiite militiamen or insurgents of the Islamic State group, who have been advancing into mixed Sunni-Shiite areas in volatile Diyala province and have been known to kill fellow Sunni Muslims who refuse to submit to their harsh interpretation of Islamic law.

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  9. US Creeps To Decision On Islamic State ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky News

    Pushing back IS in Iraq would take a much bigger air campaign - and would risk painting Baghdad politicians as American lackeys.

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  10. Re-starting Iraq war, immoral and stupidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dear Kitty

    But the biggest enthusiasts for "action" are often the haziest about the hows and whys of " intervention ."

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  11. Gunmen Kill at Least 32 in Attack on Iraq Sunni MosqueRead the original story

    1 hr ago | UAport

    Fri 22 Aug 2014 at 15:37 NNA - Gunmen opened fire on worshipers during Friday prayers at a Sunni mosque in the town of Imam Wais, northeast of Baghdad, killing at least 32 people, Iraqi officials said.

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  12. All this talk of an - apocalyptic' threat is simply childishRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    "Apocalyptic." "End-of-days strategic vision." "Beyond anything we have ever seen."

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  13. US 'Ready To Take Action Against IS In Syria'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky News

    The White House says IS is more dangerous than six months ago amid calls for talks with Bashar al Assad on tackling the group.

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  14. 11 Documentaries You Can Watch Right Now To Understand How ISIS Rose To PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Last month, the Islamic State jihadist group, formerly known as ISIS or ISIL, declared its sovereignty and promoted one of its leaders, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, to the helm.

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  15. Deadly stalemate awaits the West in ISIL showdownRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Washington analysts say the taunting brutality of the Islamic State presents an agonizing dilemma for the Obama administration, which is bereft of easy choices - or easy solutions - to the complex mess that spans Syria and Iraq.

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  16. Obama's approach in confronting Islamic State overlooks SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    This photo provided by the anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center , which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Free Syrian Army fighter aiming his weapon during a battle with Islamic State militants in Aleppo, Syria, Aug. 17, 2014.

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  17. INSIGHT-Amid U.S. air strikes, Iraq struggles to build own air forceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    President Barack Obama told a recent interviewer he did not want the U.S. military to become Iraq's air force.

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  18. Iraq: Sunnis pull out of talks after mosque massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NCR Iran

    Sunni lawmakers pulled out of talks on forming a new Iraqi government after terrorists affiliated to the Iranian regime killed at least 70 Sunni worshipers in an attack on a Sunni mosque in a volatile province outside Baghdad during Friday prayers.

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  19. Iraq: Maliki forces block food delivery to Camp Liberty IraniansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NCR Iran

    The Iranian Resistance calls on U.S. and U.N. to take urgent measure to revoke inhumane blockade of Camp Liberty and to provide safety and security for the residents 1. The Iraqi forces of Nouri al-Maliki in Camp Liberty on Monday intensified their criminal policy of suppressing the residents by blocking delivery of basic needs to the residents in ... (more)

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  20. Washington Post: Doubling down on failureRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    When President Obama announced in 2011 the withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Iraq, he was sanguine about that nation's future.

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