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ISIS terrorists Lure Teen Girls with promise of 'Disney-like versions' of life.

Conniving ISIS fighters are using promises of princess fantasies and fairytale happy endings to lure teen girls — and possibly three Colorado high-schoolers — into their violent, blood-thirsty terrorist network. 392 more words

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UK Reaper drone conducts first strike in Iraq

Britain’s first air strike by a Royal Air Force (RAF) Reaper drone was carried out over the weekend in Iraq, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) has confirmed. 417 more words

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US troops arrive in Iraq's Anbar province amid ISIS fight

A team of about 50 military personnel are visiting a U.S. military airbase in Iraq’s Anbar province after President Obama authorized the deployment of up to 1,500 more American troops to bolster Iraqi forces in the region in the fight against the Islamic State. 218 more words

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Egyptian jihadist group pledges allegiance to ISIS

Egypt’s extremist group, Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, responsible for multiple terror attacks, has pledged loyalty to the Islamic State in an audio clip, further expanding the Al-Qaeda offshoot’s influence in the region. 369 more words

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Terrorist attack in Britain ‘inevitable’ – security chiefs

Levels of terrorist activity in Britain are so acute an attack is “almost inevitable” in the coming months, top security personnel have warned parliament.

Ministers are reportedly subject to daily updates on suspected terrorist activity, in the wake of what security officials say is a markedly increased terror threat since the formation of Islamic State (also known as ISIS, or ISIL). 640 more words

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Future of Terrorism: Prospecting for Confrontation

FUTURE OF TERRORISM: PROSPECTING FOR CONFRONTATION

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140919

After reviewing the Confronting an Uncertain Threat 2011 report, I chose the third paradigm (A Lone Wolf AQAM by 2025) because it clearly resembled the natural manifestations of an organized ideological pursuit (Center for Strategic & International Studies, 2011). 545 more words

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Tactical Evolution: Asymmetrical Warfare and Lone Wolves

TACTICAL EVOLUTION: ASYMMETRICAL WARFARE and LONE WOLVES

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140912

After examining Fifty Terror Plots Foiled Since 9/11: The Homegrown Threat and the Long War on Terrorism… 632 more words

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