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WSJ: Surreal Scenes of Life Under ISIS in Mosul, Iraq

A luxury hotel stamped with Islamic State logos. Rifle-wielding fighters chaperoning kids at an amusement park. Such is life through the lens of ISIS propaganda in the besieged Iraqi city of Mosul.

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VOX on Why and How ISIS Is Losing

ISIS is still a ruthless group, but it no longer has the territorial advantage it has enjoyed for the past 9 months. Obsession with territory is bringing the downfall of ISIS.

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US-Coalition Air Strike on Kobani on Sunday October 12, 2014

Huge smoke cloud over Kobani after anti-ISIS airstrike. Black smoke billowed over Kobani on Sunday following a US-led coalition airstrike aimed at repelling the Islamic State group, which is advancing on the town from two sides. The battle for Kobani is still raging despite more than two weeks of airstrikes by the US-led coalition targeting […]

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VIDEO: Tomahawk Missile Launch Attack on ISIL in Syria

US NAVY VIDEO: USS Arleigh Burke launches Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles to combat ISIL. RED SEA (Sept 23, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) launches Tomahawk Land-Attack Missiles (TLAM) against ISIL targets. Arleigh Burke is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet […]

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ISIL Targeted in Syria in Air Strike and Tomahawk Assault Mission, September 23, 2014

CNN breaking news report as US begins air strikes in Syria. A military mission has begun from the USS H.W. Bush Nimitz-class supercarrier of the United States Navy and other US naval ships. The F-22 Raptor is reported be involved in the mission, which would be the first time the aircraft has been used in […]

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Heavy Bombing of Gaza Strip by Israel on Tuesday

Israel escalates its campaign against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group’s control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials say shut down the strip’s only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the war so far. At least 100 residents of Gaza Strip were killed on Tuesday, bringing the death toll of […]

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ITV Exclusive Video: Life Inside the ISIS-Controlled Mosul

ITV News has obtained exclusive footage of what Iraq’s second city Mosul looks like under the control of the Islamist militant group ISIS. Read the full article and see more images here … ITV News Exclusive video shows life inside the ISIS-controlled city of Mosul

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Shots Fired as Ukrainian Troops Arrive at Kramatorsk Airport

A CNN team observes a Ukrainian military convoy believed to apart of Kiev’s operation against pro-Russian separatists. Ukraine’s Interim President Oleksandr Turchynov says troops have taken control of at an airport in the eastern city of Kramatorsk as Ukraine launches an “anti-terrorist operation” against pro-Russian separatists. There is a report Tuesday of shots fired from […]

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Missile Ship KLOS C from Iran Captured in Red Sea Near Port Sudan

A captured ship that Israel says carried advanced rockets bound for fighters in the Gaza Strip arrived at the southern port of Eilat on Saturday. Officials in Iran and Gaza have denied being involved with the shipment. Seizure of the Iranian missile ship KLOS C Wednesday, March 6,2014 occurred on the Red Sea shortly before […]

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USS Taylor Heading for Crete for Repairs After Running Aground in Port of Samsun, Turkey

The USS Taylor, one of two US warships deployed to the Black Sea ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games is on its way to Crete for repairs after it ran aground in a Turkish port. The USS Taylor (FFG-50) left the port of Samsun, Friday, for the Greek island of Crete to receive […]

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