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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants with the Islamic State group publicly killed a rights lawyer in the Iraqi city of Mosul after their self-styled Islamic court ruled that she had abandoned Islam, the U.N. mission in Iraq said Thursday. According to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq, Samira Saleh Al-Naimi was tried in a so-called "Sharia ...

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

NEW YORK (AP) — Iraq's prime minister said Thursday his country's intelligence operation has uncovered a plot for an imminent attack on subway systems in United States and Paris. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he was told of the plot by Baghdad, and that it was the work of foreign fighters of the Islamic State group ...

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Sep 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Washington (CNN) -- U.S. and coalition warplanes pounded ISIS positions in eastern Syria on Wednesday, targeting what a Pentagon official described as mobile oil refineries being used by the so-called Islamic State terror group to help finance its operations. The latest round of airstrikes were aimed at cutting off money flowing to ISIS, which makes up ...

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Sep 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Washington Post: The army base in Iraq’s western Anbar province had been under siege by Islamic State militants for a week, so when a convoy of armored Humvees rolled up at the gate, the Iraqi soldiers at Camp Saqlawiyah believed saviors had arrived. But this was no rescue attempt. The vehicles were driven ...

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Sep 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Of course not, because Obama's not allowing enough of them, and there's no ground follow-up. He needs to be removed from office immediately. The removal of Barack Obama from office is a national emergency that must be completed right away. Excerpted from New York Times: — After six weeks of American airstrikes, the Iraqi government’s forces ...

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Sep 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

ANKARA, Turkey — More than 130,000 refugees have flooded into Turkey from Syria in recent days, fleeing attacks by Islamic State militants on their villages, Turkey’s deputy prime minister said on Monday, though local officials in Syria said Kurdish militias had blunted the militants’ advance there. For nearly a week, the Islamic State, also called ISIS ...

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Sep 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Institute For The Study Of War: While its forces are facing growing pressure in the North, ISIS has increased its attacks on Baghdad last week, rippling mortar fires and suicide bombings at several targets in the Iraqi capital, in a move to relieve the pressure it is facing as a result of ...

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Sep 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

BAGHDAD (AP) — Bombs and mortar fire killed 13 people in Shiite areas in and around Baghdad on Sunday, as Iraqi security forces said they succeeded in breaking a siege on soldiers who had been surrounded by Islamic State militants west of Baghdad. Police officials said three mortar shells landed on a residential area in Sabaa ...

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Sep 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The New York Times: The United States has conducted an escalating campaign of deadly airstrikes against the extremists of the Islamic State for more than a month. But that appears to have done little to tamp down the conspiracy theories still circulating from the streets of Baghdad to the highest levels of Iraqi ...

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Sep 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Hill: Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) painted a gruesome picture of the violence being carried out by Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists, describing a photo she had seen of a beheaded child dressed up for a party. “I have a picture of what I estimate to be a ...

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Sep 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Notice how she quickly changes the subject to financing after only telling us what we already know: France has allegedly done some bombing in Iraq. STEPHANOPOULOS; You talk about the support that Secretary Kerry demonstrated at that security council meeting. And there has been a fair amount of rhetorical support. But have any nations yet ...

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Sep 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Sep 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: The latest suspected ISIS propaganda film has been uploaded to YouTube and appears to feature a jihadist with an American accent. The 55-minute 'Flames of War' video was posted online today and bears hallmarks of previous Islamic State tapes including Hollywood-style effects and bloodthirsty, call-to-arms language. The clip bears the stamp of ...

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Sep 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Washington Post: Flashes of disagreement over how to fight the Islamic State are mounting between President Obama and U.S. military leaders, the latest sign of strain in what often has been an awkward and uneasy relationship. Even as the administration has received congressional backing for its strategy, with the Senate voting Thursday to ...

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Sep 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Hill: The United States next week will try to secure a unanimous United Nations Security Council resolution demanding countries tighten laws to prevent the flow of foreign fighters to terror groups, national security adviser Susan Rice said Friday. "It will increase the obligations on states to try to prevent and deter the flow ...

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Sep 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Who cares about the Christian genocide and expansion of territory and assets going on in the meantime? Associated Press: The top U.S. military officer says it will take at least three months to begin to train and arm moderate Syrian rebel forces. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the goal is to field a ...

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Sep 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

An Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighter fires at Islamic-State (IS) militant positions, from his position on the top of Mount Zardak, a strategic point about 25 kilometres east of Mosul on September 9, 2014 (Photo creit: JM Lopez/AFP) AFP — A monitoring group said Islamic State fighters had seized a string of villages as they closed in ...

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Sep 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Arbil (Iraq) (AFP) - Iraq's Kurdish peshmerga forces are not yet ready to wrest the city of Mosul back from the jihadist fighters who captured it on June 10, a top leader said Wednesday. "A certain number of conditions need to be met before launching any battle, and they are not met yet," Roz Nuri Shaways ...

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Sep 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Sep 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: President Obama insisted Wednesday that he will not send U.S. troops into a “combat mission” on the ground in Iraq, a day after his top military adviser opened the door to that possibility during a Capitol Hill hearing. The comments from Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of ...

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Sep 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Related - WATCH, MUST-SEE: INTENSE VIDEO Of The USMC Battle To Liberate Ramadi From The Original ISIS (Al Qaeda In Iraq), As Filmed By Pat Dollard, Marines BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi forces launched an intense military operation against Islamic State insurgents in three cities in central Iraq on Wednesday, fighting to regain control of lost ...

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Sep 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Two agents of the Iranian regime’s Quds Force have been appointed to leading roles in the newly formed Iraqi government, prompting concerns that Tehran is attempting to clandestinely exert control on Iraqi policies from within the government, according to documents furnished by Iranian dissidents close to the ruling regime. The newly appointed ...

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Sep 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: Treasonous Filth Obama Over-Ruled His Commanders On Ground Troops This got WAY too much hype today, touted everywhere as some sort of revelation that Obama had already agreed to certain conditions by which U.S. troops would begin participating directly in combat operations against ISIS . Dempsey merely stated what anybody with half a brain ...

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Sep 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

US General Martin Dempsey -- the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff -- testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, on September 16, 2014 (AFP Photo/Saul Loeb) He's obviously trotting out one of Obama's favorite myths and blaming former Iraqi president Maliki for the rise of ISIS. That's a total ...

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Sep 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Anti-war protesters hold up signs as U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel takes his seat to testify at the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. policy toward Iraq and Syria and the threat posed by the Islamic State on Capitol Hill in Washington September 16, 2014. Photograph: KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS Excerpted from Washington Free ...

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