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Russian suspicions of US motives in Syria make cooperation unlikely

Moscow suspects Washington’s ulterior motive is removal of its ally, Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad.

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Britain ready to bomb Iraq but Syria remains a no-go zone

Belgium promised to send six F-16 fighter planes to take part in the operation.

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Iraqi woman activist killed by Islamic State

Samira Salih al-Nuaimi was seized from her home on Sep 17 after allegedly posting messages on Facebook.

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US-led strikes hit Islamic State-held oil sites in Syria

Activists said at least five people were killed, including women and children who were likely the wives and children of militants.

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Turks leave for “family-friendly” Islamic State; cite rampant sex, crime, drugs in Turkey as reasons

Ummi Abdullah’s experience illustrates the pull of the self-styled caliphate straddling Iraq and Syria.

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16 names added to UN’s al-Qaida sanctions list

Tuesday’s additions include people affiliated with the extremist group ISIS.

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Syria says Washington informed it before strikes on Islamic State targets

The airstrikes hit targets in and around the Syrian city of Raqqa and the province with the same name.

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Kurdish fighters head to Syria to face militants

Militants of the extremist Islamic State group have been barreling through the area for the past three days.

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Jihadi ideologue calls for freeing British hostage

Al-Maqdisi was the mentor of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the leader of al-Qaida.

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France launches airstrikes on Islamic State supply depot, kills dozens of fighters

French President Francois Hollande announced that the target was “entirely destroyed”.

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ISIL must be defeated, says John Kerry

The military action will end only when they have ended the capacity of ISIL to engage in broad-based terrorist activity.

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Islamic State can’t be defeated by air strikes alone, says Iran FM

“It’s a very dangerous phenomenon, and we all need to be aware of how to deal with this issue,” said Iran FM.

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Won’t fight another ground war in Iraq, vows Barack Obama

Obama’s message came a day after knowing about a possibility of some ground forces during congressional testimony that worried some Democrats.

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New IS video warns US over Iraq deployment

The slick 52-second video entitled “Flames of War” shows militants blowing up tanks and images of wounded US soldiers.

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Need to build a strong and broad coalition against ISIL: Barack Obama

The comprehensive approach to degrade and ultimately destroy ISIL requires a wide range of efforts, said Obama.

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