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Another soldier has died in President Obama's Afghanistan war

Just in case anyone forgot, the United States is still at war in Afghanistan.

This past Tuesday, Army Staff Sergeant Matthew V. Thomson, a 28-year-old Green Beret who previously served in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq, was killed in the southern Afghan province of Helmand after his patrol was hit by an improvised explosive device. 504 more words

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Zawahiri says jihadists should prepare for guerrilla war in Iraq

Long War Journal, by Thomas Joscelyn,  August 26, 2016

As Sahab, al Qaeda’s propaganda arm, released the third episode of Ayman al Zawahiri’s “Brief Messages to a Victorious Ummah” series on Aug. 784 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Russia urges ‘caution’ on UN’s Syria chemical weapons report, will talk to US

RT

Published time: 25 Aug, 2016 16:17

Residents flee after an attack on the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta, Syria August 20, 2016. © Bassam Khabieh / Reuters… 959 more words

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Al-Jaafari to Sputnik: It Is Impossible to Defeat "Daesh" in Syria without First Defeating It in Turkey

Syria Times

Wednesday, 24 August 2016 23:53

NEW YORK-Syria’s permanent Representative at the United Nations Bashar al-Jaafari has stressed that “it is impossible to defeat Daesh in Syria without first defeating it in Turkey,” asking how Turkey can say that it is fighting Daesh in Jarablus if Turkey itself allowed the establishment of Daesh and helped in the development of this terror organization’s abilities. 1,055 more words

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Child Bomber in Turkey Not The Only Violent Use of Children

The suicide attacker who detonated his explosives amid an outdoor Kurdish wedding party in southeastern Turkey, killing at least 51 people, was an Islamic State group child as young as 12 years old. 589 more words

Al Qaeda

Is Turkey’s Illegal Incursion Into Syria About Islamic State, or About the Kurds?

Is Turkey’s Incursion Into Syria About Islamic State, or About the Kurds?

Turkish military sources told the Anadol news agency that Wednesday’s military attack on the Syrian border town of Jarabulus, held for years by Daesh (ISIS, ISIL), involved hitting 82 targets.  709 more words

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