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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.


Australian PM orders counter-terrorism ops after news of public killing by IS surfaces in Sydney

Abbott said there was a “serious risk from a terrorist attack” days after Australia raised its national terror threat level to “high”.


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.


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.


Iran won’t shake America’s ‘dirty hands’ in fight against the Islamic State

“I saw no point in cooperating with a country whose hands are dirty and intentions murky,” said Ayatollah.


US airplanes bomb Islamic State near Baghdad for the first time

“The air strike southwest of Baghdad was the first strike taken as part of our expanded efforts beyond protecting our own people,” said US.

U.S. President Barack Obama gestures while speaking during his and Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves news conference at the Bank of Estonia in Tallinn, Estonia, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. (Source: AP)

Obama condemns “barbaric murder” of British aid worker by IS

The IS extremists released a video showing the beheading of aid worker Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year.


US can destroy ISIS without sending troops on ground: White House

The ultimate aspiration of al-Qaeda was always the formation of an Islamic caliphate.

Read more: Iraq, ISIL, Isis, Syria, US, White House

US vows to ‘degrade and destroy’ ISIL, no ground force but airstrikes

Barack Obama said the US will continue to draw on its substantial counterterrorism capabilities to prevent ISIL attacks.


Shia outfit announces Rs 5-cr bounty on five terror heads

IS is a Middle-East based Sunni jihadist group which has threatened to demolish all Shia shrines.


US launches first strikes in Iraq Sunni Arab heartland

It is the first time that Washington has carried out air strikes in support of Sunni Arab tribal militia.


America’s priority is to roll back gains made by ISIL: Obama

Obama said the Iraq’s security forces needed help from the US and the international partners to succeed.


ISIL beyond anything we have seen, says US

Defence Sec. Chuck Hagel said that “ISIL is as sophisticated and well-funded as any group that we have seen”.


US sending 130 military personnel to Iraq

United States stressed its readiness to fully support a new and inclusive government in Iraq’s fight against the ISIL.


Ready to support new and inclusive government in Iraq, says US

The C-17 and three C-130 cargo aircraft together dropped a total of 88 bundles of supplies.


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