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Islamist fighters advance in Syria despite US strikes – Daily Mail

NBCNews.com Islamist fighters advance in Syria despite US strikesDaily MailDAMASCUS/MURSITPINAR, Turkey, Sept 24 (Reuters) – U.S. and coalition planes pounded Islamic State positions in Syria again on Wednesday, but the strikes did not halt the fighters' advance in a Kurdish … Continue reading

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Islamist fighters advance in Syria despite US strikes – Daily Mail

NBCNews.com Islamist fighters advance in Syria despite US strikesDaily MailDAMASCUS/MURSITPINAR, Turkey, Sept 24 (Reuters) – U.S. and coalition planes pounded Islamic State positions in Syria again on Wednesday, but the strikes did not halt the fighters' advance in a Kurdish … Continue reading

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Barack Obama ‘considering’ US intervention against Islamist militants in Iraq – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Barack Obama 'considering' US intervention against Islamist militants in IraqTelegraph.co.ukPresident Barack Obama is actively considering ordering US intervention, including air-strikes, against Islamist militants in Iraq attacking Christian and religious minority groups in the north of the country, administration officials … Continue reading

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Iraq says it has slowed Islamist rebel’s advance

The dramatic territorial surge by Isis, putting demoralised and disorganised army contingents to flight, have alarmed both Maliki’s Shia supporters in Iran and in the United States Asia homepage

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Iraq crisis: Baghdad prepares for the worst as Islamist militants vow to capture … – The Independent

The Independent Iraq crisis: Baghdad prepares for the worst as Islamist militants vow to capture …The IndependentIraq is breaking up. The Kurds have taken the northern oil city of Kirkuk that they have long claimed as their capital. Sunni fundamentalist … Continue reading

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Iraq crisis: Hundreds answer PM’s call to fight as Islamist militants advance … – The Independent

The Independent Iraq crisis: Hundreds answer PM's call to fight as Islamist militants advance …The IndependentTrucks carrying volunteers in Iraq have been heading towards the front lines to defend the capital, after Islamist militants overran two cities and warned a … Continue reading

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Iraq Islamist insurgency – BBC News

Reuters Iraq Islamist insurgencyBBC NewsPresident Obama says there will be "short-term immediate actions that need to be done militarily in Iraq". 16:50: Breaking News. President Barack Obama says that Iraq will need "additional assistance" from the US to push back … Continue reading

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Egyptian Officials Point at Islamist Group After Blast at Police Building – New York Times

New York Times Egyptian Officials Point at Islamist Group After Blast at Police BuildingNew York TimesCAIRO — Egyptian officials sought to implicate the country's most influential Islamist group after a powerful car bomb ripped through a police headquarters north of … Continue reading

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Top Islamist Leader Executed For War Crimes – Sky News

The Guardian Top Islamist Leader Executed For War CrimesSky NewsA senior leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party is hanged for war crimes committed during Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence. 7:08pm UK, Thursday 12 December 2013. BANGLADESH-PAKISTAN-WARCRIMES-COURT. Abdul Quader Mollah seen at … Continue reading

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Chinese police detain five suspected Islamist militants after ‘terror attack’ on tourists – Irish Times

Irish Times Chinese police detain five suspected Islamist militants after 'terror attack' on touristsIrish TimesA Chinese policeman takes information from the passports of the family members of Filipino doctor Rizalina Bunyi, who was killed two days ago when a car … Continue reading

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