“The Secret Life of an ISIS Warlord” Reply


THE DAILY BEAST

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“We Have Much To Learn About Homegrown Jihadists” Reply


NATIONAL MEMO

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“ISIS resilience challenges US air dominance” Reply


MSNBC

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“Obama ISIS strategy session yields no new plan” Reply


CBS NEWS

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“Coalition hits ISIS hard in Kobani; militants keep pushing”


CNN

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Yesterday . . .


THE NATIONAL MEMO

 

Obama Faces Grim Update on Islamic State Airstrikes

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New York Times

‘THE SECRET CASUALTIES OF IRAQ’S CHEMICAL WEAPONS’“From 2004 to 2011, American and American-trained Iraqi troops repeatedly encountered, and on at least six occasions were wounded by, chemical weapons remaining from years earlier in Saddam Hussein’s rule. In all, American troops secretly reported finding roughly 5,000 chemical warheads, shells or aviation bombs, according to interviews with dozens of participants, Iraqi and American officials, and heavily redacted intelligence documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.” ISIS is now believed to control these chemical weapons. [NYT]

“Turkey denies reaching accord with U.S. on use of air base against Islamic State”


WASHINGTON POST

A U.S. Air Force F-16 warplane prepares to land at Incirlik Airbase in southern Turkey in November 2001. (TARIK TINAZAY/AFP/Getty Images)

A U.S. Air Force F-16 warplane prepares to land at Incirlik Airbase in southern Turkey in November 2001. (TARIK TINAZAY/AFP/Getty Images)

“Turkey approves U.S. use of its bases to fight ISIS”


CBS NEWS

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“ISIS could hold swath from northern Syria to the gates of Baghdad”


CNN

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