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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from IBT: Muhsin al-Fadhli, 33, the leader of the Khorasan group, was believed previously to have been killed by a U.S. airstrike in Syria, and at least one post on Twitter appears to confirm his death. The SITE Intelligence Group reported an al Qaeda member acknowledged the Khorasan leader’s demise via the social-media site ...

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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Andrew C. McCarthy's piece in National Review Online (NRO): We’re being had. Again. For six years, President Obama has endeavored to will the country into accepting two pillars of his alternative national-security reality. First, he claims to have dealt decisively with the terrorist threat, rendering it a disparate series of ragtag jayvees. Second, he ...

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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

The CIA is in charge of our intel from Iraq and Syria, so that's who he's blaming here when he says "intelligence community". He's full of shit. This is a guy who doesn't even read his intel briefs. In addition, I believe he knew exactly what was going on, but just didn't care. MOST IMPORTANTLY: ...

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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

More ABC news videos | Latest world news Excerpted from The Hill: The U.S. may have “no choice” but to send in ground troops to fight the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) warned on Sunday. The top House Republican said he did not believe the strategy outlined by President Obama, which ...

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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Beirut (AFP) - The head of Syria's Al-Qaeda affiliate warned on Sunday that failure to stop US-led air strikes on jihadist positions in Syria would "transfer the battle" to Western countries. In an audio message posted on the Internet, Abu Mohammad al-Jolani, who heads Al-Nusra Front in Syria, addressed citizens "in America and Europe" and called ...

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Sep 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Beirut (AFP) - A senior Islamic State group jihadist was killed on Friday in an air strike in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "A coalition warplane fired on a motorbike with two men on it after it left a headquarters" of IS west of Deir Ezzor city in the province of the ...

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

A British Tornado jet prepares to takeoff at the RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus September 27, 2014. London (AFP) - British warplanes flew their first mission over Iraq since parliament authorised strikes against Islamic State jihadists, but returned without bombing on Saturday, the Ministry of Defence in London said. Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 combat jets returned ...

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Guardian: As British jets took off from Cyprus to carry out strikes on Islamic State (Isis) targets in Iraq on Saturday, and US-led strikes continued in Syria and Iraq, President Barack Obama used his weekly address to say American leadership was “the one constant in an uncertain world”. Later on Saturday an al-Qaida-linked ...

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

French fighter jets strike four hangars belonging to Islamic State near the Iraqi city of Fallujah. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

BEIRUT (AP) -- The U.S. is struggling to counter anger among the Syrian opposition, where many believe that the air campaign against extremists in the country is only helping President Bashar Assad and that Washington is coordinating with Damascus, despite American insistence it backs the rebel cause. Since the U.S.-led campaign of air raids and ...

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Hill: The U.S. suspects al Qaeda’s top bomb maker was developing new techniques and recruiting foreign fighters from Western countries to carry out terrorist attacks on jetliners, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) said Friday. The airstrikes targeting the Khorasan Group, a band of veteran al Qaeda operatives that had set ...

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Sep 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Washington (AFP) - The Pentagon confirmed Saturday a fresh round of air strikes by the US military and coalition partners against Islamic State group targets in Syria and Iraq. The strikes hit seven targets in Syria, US Central Command said, including an IS building and two armed vehicles at the border crossing in the besieged Kurdish ...

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Sep 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Members of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) are fleeing Syria for safer positions in Iraq, as rival Syrian al Qaeda forces also began moving their forces to avoid U.S. bombing attacks, according to U.S. officials and reports from the region. Additionally, post-strike intelligence indicates both terror groups ...

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Sep 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Sep 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from NBC News: The British Parliament voted overwhelmingly Friday to join the American-led coalition carrying out airstrikes against ISIS militants in Iraq. The vote did not apply to Syria, where the United States and Arab allies began bombing this week. Meeting in a special session, the lawmakers approved the strikes 524-43. Belgium and Denmark also ...

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Sep 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Hill: The U.S. military is carrying out an average of five strikes a day against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) since the campaign began in August, according to the Pentagon. A U.S. Central Command spokesman said Thursday that 209 airstrikes had been carried out in Iraq and 30 in Syria ...

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via WFB: A man believed to be 21-year-old Somali-Canadian Abu Usamah Somali said ISIL will “make some attacks in New York soon.” The terrorist recruit explained why he decided to join ISIL and what the group’s intentions are in an interview with Vice News founder Shane Smith. He said the whole world is ISIL’s enemy and that they ...

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Washington (AFP) - The United States has identified the masked Islamic State militant who murdered two kidnapped American journalists in separate videotaped beheadings, FBI chief James Comey said Thursday. The jihadist organization triggered global outrage when it released videos of a man with a British accent killing first James Foley then Steven Sotloff, freelance journalists who ...

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: The Obama administration has banned the U.S. military from using anti-personnel landmines in a unilateral decision that goes against warnings from top military leaders and many in Congress. The administration stated in a series of announcements this week that landmines will no longer be used in warzones to protect troops and that ...

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Sep 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

This June 13, 2013 photo provided by the Emirates News Agency, WAM, shows Mariam Al Mansouri, the first Emirati female fighter jet pilot, right, walks with other pilots at an undisclosed location in United Arab Emirates. Al Mansouri has led United Arab Emirates air strikes that targeted Islamic State jihadists in Syria as part of ...

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