Tag: global war on terror

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Italy Rules Out Syria airstrikes, Says Another Strategy Needed

ROME (Reuters) – Italy has no intention of joining a U.S.-led coalition that is attacking Islamic State targets in Syria, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (pictured) said on Sunday, warning that the air campaign would only add to chaos in

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Syria/Iraq: Who Is Fighting Islamic State Jihadists?

London (AFP) – Here is a breakdown of the main forces fighting Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria, after British lawmakers on Wednesday voted to join the US-led bombing campaign in Syria: – Syrian and Iraqi armies – –

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Source: France, Belgium Push Intelligence Sharing After Paris Attacks

France and Belgium want to improve intelligence sharing between the nine European nations most concerned with jihadist threats in the wake of the Paris attacks, a French government source said Monday evening. French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and his Belgian

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Australian Air Force ‘Removed’ Key ISIS Leader in Iraq

A key ISIS terror commander in Iraq has been killed during a bombing raid by elements of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). Vice Admiral David Johnston, Australia’s Chief of Joint Operations, made the announcement Wednesday in an update on RAAF air

Cost of Afghan war: nearly $1 trillion and climbing

UK PM Cameron Tells Special Forces To ‘Take Out’ ISIS Leaders

The SAS – Britain’s elite fighting force – has been given free rein by Prime Minister David Cameron to take out ISIS leadership in Syria and Iraq. It is expected that 60 – 100 troops, working alongside intelligence agencies MI6

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Obama ’07: My Intimate Understanding of Muslim World Will Make US Safer

On November 21, 2007,  then presidential candidate, Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL), appeared on New Hampshire Public Radio and said his being “intimately concerned” with Muslim countries’ futures, coupled with his deep “understand their point of view,” will “ultimately make us

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Democrats Begin to Distance Themselves from Obama

The recent audio clip of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) speaking at a Jewish Federation breakfast meeting in Miami, Florida, where she correctly called out radical “Islamic fundamentalists” as being the “leaders” of the “global war on terror,” has started