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CIA: Islamic State Group Has Up To 31,500 Fighters

WASHINGTON (AP) – A CIA spokesman says a new intelligence assessment estimates that the Islamic State group can muster between 20,000 and 31,500 fighters across… 88 more words


Intelligence reports: Oil tanker training now of potential terrorists

Add this to what we are not hearing about. I always felt our energy sources were the most vulnerable and could cause the most damage for anyone who wished us harm. 172 more words

War On Terror

Reports of missing Libyan planes raise 9/11 terror fears

Katharine Lackey and Oren Dorell,  USA Today

Reports that 11 commercial jetliners are missing from the main airport in Libya’s capital of Tripoli are raising fears that militants could use them in terrorist attacks to mark the 13th anniversary of 9/11 next week. 290 more words


US terrorism database doubles in recent years

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government database of known or suspected terrorists doubled in size in recent years, The Associated Press has learned. The growth is the result of intelligence agencies submitting names more often after a near-miss attack in 2009. 293 more words

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