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Canadian Forces vet Dillon Hillier plans to fight ISIS with Peshmerga

A 26-year-old former soldier has left Canada to join Kurdish fighters on the front lines against ISIS. Dillon Hillier, a corporal who served in Afghanistan as a member of Princess Patricia’s Light Infantry, … 1,143 more words


Presentation Transcript&Slides Show | Journalist Obituary: Helen Thomas

This article contains a transcript and a slideshow screen shot of a class presentation for JOUR2501 History of American Journalism by Professor Kearston Wesner at University of Minnesota Duluth. 650 more words


Is Kobani the Waterloo for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant?

More than two months into its assault on Kobani, the Islamic State group is still pouring fighters and resources into trying to capture the besieged Syrian Kurdish town, but the drive has been blunted, the… 777 more words

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Ansar Beit al-Maqdis announces its allegience to ISIS, Al Masry Al Youm (Egypt), 3 November 2014

In a statement Monday evening, Ansar Beit al-Maqdis (Partisans of Jerusalem) announced its allegiance to ISIS.

In its statement, the group said: “Today, placing our trust in God Almighty and asking Him for proper guidance, we decided to pledge allegiance to Amir al-Mu’minin, Abu Bakr al-Qurashi al-Husseini al-Baghdadi, Caliph of the Muslims in Iraq and ash-Sham and all other Muslim countries.” 111 more words

Arabic To English

Tawadros: God saved Egypt at the appropriate time before it became like Iraq, al-Mesryoon (Egypt), 2 November 2014

Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark, said that the attacks the Egyptian army is currently being subjected to are being perpetrated by terrorists aiming to weaken its spirit but that everyone is confident that the leaders of the armed forces are leading the military in high spirits. 340 more words

Arabic To English

MPP Hillier proud of son's personal mission to fight ISIS

Eastern Ontario MPP Randy Hillier says he is intensely proud of his son Dillon, who has travelled to Iraq as a solo volunteer to fight Islamic militants. 371 more words

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Reducing Uncertainty

Title:                      Reducing Uncertainty

Author:                 Thomas Fingar

Fingar, Thomas (2011). Reducing Uncertainty: Intelligence Analysis and National Security. Stanford, CA: Stanford Security Studies

LCCN:    2010045291

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Intelligence Analysis