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Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key province – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Iraqi plea for US troops as Islamic State advances in key provinceSydney Morning HeraldBeirut: An Iraqi provincial leader has issued a plea for US ground forces to head off total collapse in the country's largest province, a … Continue reading

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Call for police investigation into $7million payout to Hong Kong chief CY Leung – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Call for police investigation into $ 7million payout to Hong Kong chief CY LeungSydney Morning HeraldCY Leung faces questions over secret $ 7m payout · Hidden dealings will not endear him to protesters · CY Leung statement … Continue reading

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Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strike – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strikeSydney Morning HeraldMursitpinar, Turkey-Syria border: A single United States air strike overnight did little to halt the advance of Islamic State militants into the centre of … Continue reading

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Airstrikes on Islamic State in Syria draw militant response – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Airstrikes on Islamic State in Syria draw militant responseSydney Morning HeraldUrfa, Turkey: Dozens of men have been swept up in a campaign of retribution by Islamic State militants, who appeared determined to make the local population of … Continue reading

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Defence chief warns military in Iraq for years – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland Defence chief warns military in Iraq for yearsHerald ScotlandThe UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq for years to come, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has warned. The UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq … Continue reading

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Huge rallies across the globe demand urgent action on climate change – New Zealand Herald

CNN Huge rallies across the globe demand urgent action on climate changeNew Zealand HeraldCelebrities, political leaders and the masses rallied in New York and across the globe demanding urgent action on climate change, with organisers saying 600,000 people hit the … Continue reading

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Thousands of Syrian Kurds flee ISIL onslaught – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Thousands of Syrian Kurds flee ISIL onslaughtSydney Morning HeraldSuruc, Turkey: Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have flooded into Turkey, fleeing an onslaught by the Islamic State group (also known as ISIL) that prompted an appeal for … Continue reading

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IS militants post video showing British hostage – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland IS militants post video showing British hostageHerald ScotlandISLAMIC State militants have released a propaganda video that they said shows a British journalist in captivity saying he will soon reveal facts about the group to counter its portrayal in … Continue reading

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Terror raids: 800 police, and only two men charged – Sydney Morning Herald

NEWS.com.au Terror raids: 800 police, and only two men chargedSydney Morning HeraldTerror raids across Sydney, Brisbane · Sydney man arrested in terrorist raids conspired with senior ISIL figure, court hears · Hundreds gather for Sydney protest. It was hard to … Continue reading

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Battle to break the terrorists: Obama’s options – Herald Scotland

Economic Times Battle to break the terrorists: Obama's optionsHerald ScotlandThere were so many flaws in President Barack Obama's midweek announcement about the US military response to the threat posed by the Islamic State (IS) that it is easy to understand … Continue reading

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