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10 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News
The Iraqi National Museum inaugurated two renovated halls adorned with life-size stone statues on Thursday, highlighting the rich history of a country once again shattered by war.
1 hr ago | Metro Radio
A criminal investigation has been launched into the beheading of American journalist James Foley, US Attorney General Eric Holder said.
3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
In this June 17, 2011 photo, journalist James Foley receives applause from students at the Christa McAuliffe Regional Charter Public School in Framingham, Mass.
6 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster
The United States resumed airstrikes Wednesday against ISIS targets in Iraq, a day after the jihadist militants released a video showing the beheading of an American journalist.
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U.S. military commanders in the Middle East are urging the Pentagon to intensify the air war against ISIS targets in Iraq, two Defense Department officials said Wednesday.
U.S. officials say military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more American forces to Iraq mainly to provide additional security around Baghdad.
Those were the words of Pope Francis very recently, marking the centennial of the outbreak of the cataclysmic First World War.
After splitting evenly two months ago, a majority of Americans now support U.S. air strikes in Iraq but without additional credit to Barack Obama for ordering them.
An Iraqi lawmaker says residents of a minority Shiite town besieged by Sunni militants are appealing to the military to help end the siege.
By midday, the Iraq army units were bogged down at least six miles from the entrance to the city and appeared to be withdrawing south toward the government-held city of Samara, according to local residents and Kurdish security officials.
A video by Islamic State militants Tuesday purported to show the cold-blooded execution of American journalist James Foley as retribution for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
BAGHDAD a?? The line of cars was several blocks long, as motorists waited patiently to be searched so they could enter the parking lot.
Islamic State militants seized the strategically important site, which supplies water and power to millions of people down the Tigris river valley, nearly two weeks ago.
The United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday it was launching a major aid operation to get supplies to more than half a million people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq.
U.S. President Barack Obama has begun to prepare Americans for the prospect of a long-term military commitment to Iraq, warning Monday that operations there won't end any time soon.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:37 am
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