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Halting ISIS Would Require Attacks in Syria, Top General Says – New York Times

New York Times Halting ISIS Would Require Attacks in Syria, Top General SaysNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Thursday afternoon that it would not be possible to defeat the … Continue reading

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Gaza cease-fire breaks as militants’ rocket attacks spark retaliatory Israeli airstrikes – Washington Post

The Guardian Gaza cease-fire breaks as militants' rocket attacks spark retaliatory Israeli airstrikesWashington PostJERUSALEM — Militants in Gaza broke a temporary cease-fire by launching rockets at Israel on Tuesday, and Israel responded with airstrikes. The resumption of hostilities effectively shut … Continue reading

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Ukraine attacks Russian military convoy, says president – Financial Times

The Guardian Ukraine attacks Russian military convoy, says presidentFinancial TimesRussian armoured personnel carriers outside Kamensk-Shakhtinsky in the Rostov region on Russian side of border on August 15, 2014. Moscow's stand-off with Kiev intensified dramatically on Friday night after the Ukrainian … Continue reading

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Ukraine attacks Russian military convoy, says president – Financial Times

Sydney Morning Herald Ukraine attacks Russian military convoy, says presidentFinancial TimesRussian armoured personnel carriers outside Kamensk-Shakhtinsky in the Rostov region on Russian side of border on August 15, 2014. Moscow's stand-off with Kiev intensified dramatically on Friday night after the … Continue reading

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Bomb attacks in Baghdad as US sends more military to Iraq – Channel 4 News

Reuters Bomb attacks in Baghdad as US sends more military to IraqChannel 4 NewsA suicide bomber attacks a checkpoint near the home of new Iraqi prime minister designate Haider al-Abadi, as he begins his efforts to unite the country against … Continue reading

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Iraqi Kurds say US attacks helping push back Islamic State militants – Los Angeles Times

ABC News Iraqi Kurds say US attacks helping push back Islamic State militantsLos Angeles TimesDisplaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community carry humanitarian aid at the camp of Bajid Kandala at Feeshkhabour town on the Iraq side of the Syria-Iraq border … Continue reading

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UN Security Council condemns attacks by Iraqi jihadists – BBC News

BBC News UN Security Council condemns attacks by Iraqi jihadistsBBC NewsThe United Nations Security Council has condemned attacks by Iraqi jihadists , after hundreds of thousands of people from minority groups fled from militants. The Islamic State (IS) group has … Continue reading

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Israel resumes attacks on Gaza, ending self-declared ceasefire – The Guardian

The Guardian Israel resumes attacks on Gaza, ending self-declared ceasefireThe Guardianrafah A wounded Palestinian boy arrives at hospital in Rafah on Sunday. Photograph: Abed Rahim Khatib/NurPhoto/REX. The Israeli military said it had resumed its attacks on the Gaza Strip on … Continue reading

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Netanyahu issues warning to Hamas as Israel signals end to Gaza attacks – The Guardian

The Guardian Netanyahu issues warning to Hamas as Israel signals end to Gaza attacksThe GuardianAn Israeli tank near the border fires a shell towards targets in the Gaza Strip. Photograph: David Buimovitch/AFP/Getty Images. Israel has rebuffed attempts to negotiate an … Continue reading

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Israel says Hamas will pay heavy price for more attacks – Reuters UK

NDTV Israel says Hamas will pay heavy price for more attacksReuters UKJERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) – Israel will go on fighting Hamas in the Gaza Strip even after the army completes its core mission of destroying the cross-border tunnels used by Palestinian … Continue reading

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