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2 hrs ago | United Nations
The US Vessel Cape Ray on which all 581 metric tonnes of a precursor chemical for sarin gas removed from Syria were destroyed while sailing in international waters.
5 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Assad carry their weapons as they walk along a street in Mleiha, near the Damascus airport, during a tour organized by the Syrian government on Aug. 15. Omar Sanadiki/Reuters/Landov hide caption Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Assad carry their weapons as they walk along a street in Mleiha, near the ... (more)
5 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Assad carry their weapons as they walk along a street in Mleiha, near the Damascus airport, during a tour organized by the Syrian government on Aug. 15. President Obama said Wednesday that the Islamic State is a a cancer that threatens all governments in the Middle East.
6 hrs ago | The Independent
Two summers ago, Jim Foley was working hard trying to secure the release of two colleagues who had been kidnapped by jihadists in Syria.
10 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles
Before a video surfaced online appearing to show the brutal murder of American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials made repeated efforts to win freedom for Foley, attempting to identify and reach his captors through Turkish, Russian and Czech intermediaries.
14 hrs ago | NewsBlaze
On August 14th, The Daily Beast headlined with "ISIS Baffling U.S. Intelligence Agencies."
A Palestinian child amid the rubble of homes destroyed by Israeli airstrikes in the northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 18, 2014.
Media reports allege that ISIS beheaded Foley in a violent and graphic YouTube video called "A Message to #America ."
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula published a statement on its website on August 14 announcing its support for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria .
Buildings damaged during battles between Syrian troops and rebels stand along an empty street in Mliha, some 10 kilometers southeast of downtown Damascus, Syria August 15, 2014.
A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.
A U.S. Marine officer walks past the Field Deployable Hidrolysis System of the U.S. MV Cape Ray ship docked at the naval airbase in Rota, near Cadiz, southern Spain.
Three storeys below ground in a concrete block in central Damascus, Omar Jibaii was shovelled into the darkness in a 7x4m room.
The Pentagon has announced the completion of the destruction of the most dangerous of Syria's chemical weapons aboard the American ship MV Cape Ray.
The Danish ship Ark Futura, carrying a cargo of Syria's chemical weapons, sits docked in front of the U.S. ship MV Cape Ray as it arrives at Gioia Tauro port in Italy, July 2, 2014.
A team of scientists from Aberdeen Proving Ground has completed the historic mission of destroying the most dangerous of Syria's declared chemical weapons stocks, Pentagon officials said Monday.
In this Aug. 9 photo, President Barack Obama speaks on the South Lawn of the White House about the ongoing situation in Iraq.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:24 pm
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