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Iraq Declares ‘Magnificent Victory’ Over ISIS Fighters In Tikrit

Defense minister says Iraqi solders have driven Islamic militant fighters out of Saddam Hussein’s home town.

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U.S. Airstrikes Support Iraqi Offensive In Tikrit

American warplanes bombed ISIS targets to support Iraqi ground forces as they make their final push into Tikrit.


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Ted Cruz: ‘We Need To Do Whatever It Takes Militarily’ To Destroy ISIS

Sen. Ted Cruz believes the United States needs to do whatever it takes militarily to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.



‘I’m Here Serving Christians': Former US Soldier Returns To Iraq To Help Fight ISIS

A former U.S. soldier has returned to Iraq to help fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.


Tunisia Terror Attack

‘First Drop Of The Rain': ISIS Claims Responsibility For Tunisian Terror Attack

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is claiming responsibility for the terror attack in Tunisia that left 23 people dead.



UN: Mass Grave Found In Iraq, ISIS Suspected Of Genocide

More than a dozen bodies were unearthed from a mass grave near the northern Iraqi city of Tikrit on Thursday, as a new U.N. report said Islamic State militants may have committed genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity during their rampage across the country.


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U.S. Air Force Vet Charged in Plot to Aid Islamic State Group

Federal prosecutors say a U.S. Air Force veteran has been arrested on terrorism charges in a plot to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group.


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Obama: Rise Of ISIS ‘Unintended Consequence’ Of Iraq Invasion

President Barack Obama is calling the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria an “unintended consequence” of the United States invading Iraq in 2003.


Tikrit Fighting

Iraqi Commanders Believe They Will Take Back Hussein’s Hometown From ISIS Within Days

Rockets and mortars echoed across Saddam Hussein’s hometown of Tikrit on Thursday as Iraqi security forces clashed with Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants a day after sweeping into the Sunni city north of Baghdad.


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Ohio Terrorism Suspect Says He Would Have Shot Obama

An Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn’t been arrested, he would have gone to Washington and put a gun to President Barack Obama’s head.