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Record Number Of Children Died In Syria In 2018: UN
This week marks the eighth anniversary of the Syrian war’s start.
Lindsey Graham Is Now Praising Trump's Syria Strategy
The senator reportedly called the president's pullout plan the "dumbest f**king idea" he'd ever heard. Now he's giving Trump props for a small backpedal.
Hoda Muthana: Alabama Woman Who Joined Islamic State Sues To Return To U.S.
Her father argues that his 24-year-old daughter is an American citizen by birth and should be allowed to come back to the U.S. with her toddler son.
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Alabama Woman Says She Was ‘Brainwashed’ By ISIS, Wants To Come Home
Hoda Muthana, who married three ISIS fighters, left the U.S. for Syria to join the terror group when she was 19.
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Top U.S. General Rebukes Trump's Syria Troop Withdrawal
Joseph Votel, head of U.S. Central Command, said ISIS is still functioning and needs "our continued military pressure."
Trump Reportedly Called Nepal and Bhutan 'Nipple' And 'Button' In Briefing
Here's why President Donald Trump's ignorance of foreign affairs is concerning for U.S. national security.
Trump Claims Intelligence Chiefs' Live Testimony Was 'Totally Misquoted'
The president insisted those officials privately said that their public contradiction of his world views was "fake news."
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Fox News' Chris Wallace Grills Mike Pence For Claiming ISIS 'Defeated' Hours After Attack
The vice president took heat for claiming "ISIS has been defeated" the same day four Americans were killed in a suicide blast in Syria.
Jake Tapper Firmly Debunks Donald Trump And Mike Pence’s ISIS Claims
“You’re certainly entitled to your own opinions, not to your own facts."
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Deadly Blast Strikes Near Patrol Of U.S.-Led Coalition In Syria
By Bassem Mroue, AP
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the morning attack.
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Texas Ex-Teacher Among 2 Americans Reportedly Caught Fighting For ISIS In Syria
Warren Christopher Clark previously sent his resume to the Islamic State in hopes of becoming an English teacher, according to reports.
Lindsey Graham Suggests Donald Trump 'Re-evaluating' Syria Withdrawal Plan
"I think the president’s trip to Iraq was eye-opening," the Republican senator said.
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Trump Pins Syria Hopes On Turkish Leader Close To Putin And Wary Of U.S. Allies
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "will eradicate whatever is left of ISIS," Trump claimed. But analysts and U.S. officials blame Erdogan for letting extremists gain ground in the first place.
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Trump Calls Envoy Brett McGurk's Resignation A 'Nothing Event' By A 'Grandstander'
McGurk told colleagues he couldn't carry out president's orders in Syria and "maintain my integrity."
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Stephen Colbert Questions Trump's Declaration Of Victory Over ISIS
"I know this might shock you: What the president said may not be true," the host of "The Late Show" said.
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Thousands Of Bodies Of Islamic State Victims Found In Mass Graves In Iraq, UN Says
The United States estimates between 6,000-12,000 bodies are contained in the 202 graves documented in the report.
Shep Smith Methodically Fact-Checks Both Fox News And Trump On Live TV
"The president has offered no evidence to support what he has said.”
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Terrorism-Related Deaths Fell 27 Percent In 2017, State Department Says
Fewer attacks in Iraq account for much of the drop. But groups like ISIS and al Qaeda continue evolving as potent threats.
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Mother Of Slain Journalist James Foley Claims ‘Viper Club’ Filmmaker Stole Her Story
Diane Foley said it was upsetting that the film, which stars Susan Sarandon, seeks to profit from a personal tragedy.
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Boston Police Captain’s Son Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot
The plotter’s father, veteran cop Robert Ciccolo, alerted the authorities to his son’s interest in ISIS.
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Trump’s Guantanamo Plan Could Force Court Battle Over Legality Of ISIS War
The government is relying on a shaky legal basis for bombing the Islamic State.
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ISIS Militants Likely To End Up In Iraqi Prison, Guantanamo: Reports
A former hostage said he and victims' family members oppose the possibility.
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U.S. Soldier Ikaika Kang Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help ISIS
By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, AP
Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang admitted to providing secret military information, a drone meant to track U.S. troops and other support to undercover agents he believed were members of the terrorist organization.
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Trump Says He Has ‘Obliterated’ ISIS. The Terror Group Seems Not To Have Noticed.
New reports estimate as many as 30,000 ISIS fighters in Iraq and Syria ― about the same as a few years ago.
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Death Toll From ISIS Attacks In Syria Tops 200
By SARAH EL DEEB, AP
At least 150 people were also wounded in the attacks.
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A Letter From Mosul
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Angelina Jolie writes about the devastation she witnessed in the war-torn Iraqi city.
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