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Everything We Think We Know About Mass Shooters Is Wrong 16.9.2014 Esquire
Are we helpless to stop mass shootings? Is anyone even trying to stop them? The good news is that the answers are No and Yes. The bad news: The person loading up hasn't gotten the ...
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Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram sentenced to death for mutiny 16.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
Military tribunal finds 12 soldiers guilty of revolt and attempted murder of commanding officer after an ambush by insurgents Continue reading...
As core al-Qaida weakened, its successors spread 16.9.2014 AP Top News
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Osama bin Laden is dead and al-Qaida dispersed, yet the horrors keep coming....
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Al Qaeda operations chief, propagandist reported killed in airstrikes 16.9.2014 Bill Roggio
Influential jihadists said that Sufyan al Maghribi, a Moroccan who served as al Qaeda's military chief in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and Umar al Talib, a propagandist who narrated videos for As Sahab, have been killed in airstrikes.
Obama is rushing into war against Islamic State 16.9.2014 LA Times: Commentary
By all means, let's destroy Islamic State, but let's talk about it first.
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John Kerry refuses to cooperate with Iran to fight IS 16.9.2014 New Kerala: World News
Paris, Sep 16 : US Secretary of State John Kerry Monday refused to cooperate with Iran to fight the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.
Who are America's regional allies in the fight against Isis? 16.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
All oppose Islamic State, with some offering help to attack extremist group, but are using crisis to pursue rival agendas Continue reading...
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The History Of ISIS That Assad Hopes Everyone Has Forgotten 15.9.2014 Think Progres

Now Assad wants to help the U.S. destroy ISIS. Back in 2011, he was providing the space that the group would need to grow and thrive.

The post The History Of ISIS That Assad Hopes Everyone Has Forgotten appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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German Isis suspect offered shorter jail term in return for information 15.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
Kreshnik Berisha, 20, told he could serve just three years in jail in exchange for confession and information on Islamist group Continue reading...
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Isis: world leaders hold crisis meeting in Paris - live coverage 15.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
  • Francois Hollande: threat from Isis needs global response
  • French aircraft will begin reconnaissance flights over Iraq
  • UK edges closer to military action
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Leaders meet in Paris for anti-IS summit 15.9.2014 New Kerala: World News
Paris, Sep 15 : Senior leaders from a US-led coalition formed to combat the Islamic State (IS) terrorist organisation Monday gathered in Paris to discuss how to defeat the group that has seized large swathes of territories in Iraq and Syria since June.
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Libyan PM rejects talks with armed Islamist group 15.9.2014 New Kerala: World News
Tripoli, Sep 15 : Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni has ruled out any negotiations with the Libya Dawn Islamist armed alliance, saying the government will launch new assaults to wipe it out.
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Potential U.S. allies? Syrian rebel groups at a glance 15.9.2014 LA Times: Top News
Meet the Disqualified for 2016 15.9.2014 NewsTrust Yahoo Pipes Feed
With its first public hearings set to begin next week, the House select committee on Benghazi will take a major step towards achieving its mission. Of course, that mission is not to seek the truth about what actually happened before, during, and after the attack on the U.S. consulate that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. After all, the State Department , the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence , and most recently the House Intelligence Committee have already found no evidence of Obama administration wrongdoing, no cover-up and no "stand down" order from the White House, Foggy Bottom, or the Pentagon in what each of the assessments lamented was a preventable tragedy. No, the panel’s chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) gave the game away when he suggested his committee's work could extend well into the 2016 presidential election year, a span of time far exceeding the House probes of Hurricane Katrina and the 9/11 attacks. That slow walk is designed to slow down Democrat ...
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Al-Shabaab militants arrested in Uganda over suspected bomb plot 14.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Officer says group of 19 were carrying 'explosive materials related to acts of terror' and accused them of planning attacks

Ugandan police said on Sunday that 19 suspected Islamist al-Shabaab insurgents arrested in weekend raids had planned to carry out bomb attacks, as the US embassy said the immediate threat had been "countered".

Police raids on Saturday came two weeks after Ugandan troops, fighting in Somalia, reportedly provided intelligence that helped US special forces kill al-Shabaab's chief in a devastating air strike.

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Islamic State attracts female jihadis from U.S. heartland 14.9.2014 Chicago Tribune: Nation
U.S. law enforcement is investigating a new phenomenon of women from the American heartland joining Islamic State as President Obama vows to cut off the militants' recruiting at ...
2 al Qaeda commanders reported killed in US airstrike in eastern Afghanistan 14.9.2014 Bill Roggio
The pair of al Qaeda commanders are said to be members of the Badr Mansoor Group, which was described in one of Osama bin Laden's documents as an al Qaeda "company."
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Arab states offer to help attack Isis, diplomats say 14.9.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
Countries believed to include the UAE and Saudi Arabia are prepared to fight Islamic State in major boost to the US Continue reading...
Father of Briton killed in gas plant raid seeks access to Algerian evidence 14.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Algerian judge understood to oppose publication of documents disclosed to British inquest until suspects' criminal trial

The father of one of the seven British hostages killed in a jihadist attack on a north African gas plant has expressed fears that the truth about their deaths may never be revealed because Algerian authorities are withholding vital documents.

The inquest into the deaths of the British workers in January last year will open formally on Monday at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Photographs and interviews handed over to the coroner will not be disclosed to the families during the hearing.

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Egypt says Qatar gave 2-month ultimatum for Muslim Brotherhood leaders and reporters to leave 14.9.2014 Star Tribune: World
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