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  1. Middle East, 10:32 PMISIS Massacres Hundreds in PalmyraRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... l-preserved, 2,000-year-old Roman-era city on the town's edge as they have destroyed other archaeological treasures in Syria and Iraq.

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  2. ISIS Executes 400 Syrian Soldiers in PalmyraRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit

    ISIS reportedly slaughtered over 400 Syrian soldiers in Palmyra this week after the terrorists captured the ancient Roman city. Al-Arabiya reported: Islamic State of Iraq and Syria fighters have executed at least 400 people in Palmyra since capturing the ancient Syrian city four days ago, Syrian state media said on Sunday.

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  3. Handlers recall 'hero' Eli CohenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    "Eli was a hero. Even if he hadn't been caught and had completed his mission, I'd still define him as a hero.

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  4. Official: Syrian army preparing for counterattack on ISRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    This picture released on Sunday, May 24, 2015, by a militant website which had been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting shows Syrian government soldiers who were captured by Islamic state militants in Palmyra area in Syria. The Syrian army is deploying troops in areas near the ancient town of Palmyra in apparent preparation for a counterattack to retake it from the Islamic State group, an official said.

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  5. What ISIS' Gains Mean For Iraq - An Expert Weighs InRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Switched

    An Iraqi fighter from the Shiite Muslim Al-Abbas popular mobilisation unit monitors from his position in the area surrounding the village of Nukhayb in the embattled Anbar province west of the capital Baghdad, on May 19, 2015. Iraq's army and allied paramilitary forces massed around Ramadi, looking for swift action to recapture the city from the Islamic State group before it builds up defences.

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  6. An old poster of Hafez al-Assad burns along with the rest of PalmyraRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Hafez al-Assad was only one of the leaders in a long line of successors the Syrian people don't approve of. There are a lot of parts of Palmyra going up in flames since Daesh had taken over the ancient city earlier this week.

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  7. Secretary of Defense Carter: Iraq lacks will to fight Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | UPI

    Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter said the Islamic State's capture of the city of Ramadi illustrates that the Iraqi military lacks the will to fight. "What apparently happened was that the Iraqi forces just showed no will to fight," Carter told CNN .

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  8. .com | Hezbollah urges backing for fight against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News24

    The head of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement on Sunday urged broad support for his group's fight in Syria, saying it was engaged in an existential battle against the Islamic State group. Hassan Nasrallah acknowledged for the first time that his powerful Shi'ite group was fighting across all of Syria in support of President Bashar Assad's regime.

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  9. Hezbollah vows to expand involvement in Syria's civil warRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The leader of the militant Hezbollah group said Sunday that the region is facing "unprecedented danger" from extremist groups and vowed his militants will expand their involvement in Syria's civil war in support of government forces. Sheik Hassan Nasrallah spoke during a ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of Israel's withdrawal from southern Lebanon, vowing to battle Sunni extremists groups such as the Islamic State group and al-Qaida.

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  10. Syrian General Killed in Damascus Bomb AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... explosive device, in the early hours of Sunday. Elsewhere, jihadists shot down a government helicopter in northern Syria's Aleppo province, according to both the Observatory and supporters of the Islamic State group (ISIS). But state media said the ...

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  11. Defense/Security, 9:01 PMNasrallah: ISIS 'As Great' An Enemy As IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    As ISIS consolidates its control of Palmyra, its latest prize, and extends its control to capture as much as half of Syria , Hezbollah is growing increasingly concerned to the point that the terror group's chief Hassan Nasrallah over the weekend proclaimed the Sunni terror organization "as great an enemy as Israel." anniversary of the withdrawal of Israeli troops from Lebanon in 2000., "are murderers and rapists, and destroy everything in their path.

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  12. Middle East, 8:53 PMSyria Regime 'Ready to Accept De-Facto Partition'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Weakened by years of war, Syria's government appears ready for the country's de facto partition, defending strategically important areas and leaving much of the country to rebels and jihadists, experts and diplomats say. The strategy was in evidence last week with the army's retreat from the ancient central city of Palmyra after an advance by the Islamic State group .

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  13. Lebanon's Hezbollah urges backing for fight against ISRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hassan Nasrallah urged broad support for his group's fight in Syria, saying it was engaged in an existential battle against the IS group. An image grab taken from Hezbollah's al-Manar TV shows Hassan Nasrallah, the head of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, giving a televised address from an undisclosed location in Lebanon, May 16, 2015.

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  14. This Syrian rebel leader just gave his first interview with US media...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... so much a change of heart as it is a change in audience, said Islam Alloush, Zahran's spokesman. Their main concern in Syria ? Daesh (ISIS). "There's speech for the internal audience and for the external audience," he said. "The internal speech is ...

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  15. Transcript Season 4 Episode 37Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    On this Sunday, ISIS is gaining ground in Iraq and Syria, is it time for the coalition to change tactics? Defence Minister Jason Kenney will join us. It is Sunday, May the 24th and from the nation's capital, I'm Tom Clark.

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  16. Murderous Islamic State killers massacre 400 innocents in another Syrian slaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    MONSTROUS Islamic State fighters have massacred more than 400 innocent people - mostly women and children - in yet another unjustified slaughter in Syria. The horrific killings splilled blood in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra - known by many as the 'Venice of the sands' - which was easily seized by the extremists last week.

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    18 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The murder was part of an ISIS plot to strengthen its grip in the ancient Syrian town of Palmyra just four days after taking control there. The head of a nursing department at a local hospital and all of her family members are among the dead, according to Syria's state news agency.

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  18. Face the Nation Transcripts May 24, 2015: McCain, SchiffRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... deaths two of African-Americans. We will have the latest. And, as ISIS terrorists continue to rampage through Iraq and Syria, we will ask the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, John McCain, and the top Democrat on the House ...

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  19. Top Muslim body urges protection of Syria's PalmyraRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    This picture released on Thursday, May 21, 2015 by the website of Islamic State fighters, shows the Palmyra castle as seen from the Syrian town of Palmyra Leading Sunni Muslim body Al-Azhar said Sunday the world must unite in a "battle of all humanity" to prevent the Islamic State group from destroying Syria's ancient city of Palmyra. The appeal came a day after Syria's antiquities director said that IS fighters had entered the museum in Palmyra and raised their black flag over the ancient citadel that overlooks the archaeological site.

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  20. Pentagon chief: Iraqis must have 'will to fight' to defeat Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... of Palmyra, but there was no immediate word about the fate of precious artifacts or of the fabled ruins outside town, Syria's antiquities chief said Thursday. Islamic State militants have entered the museum in the captured Syrian city of Palmyra, ... 4 comments