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US Launches 31 More Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria

US Launches 31 More Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria

iStock/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD, Iraq) — The U.S. confirmed 31 more airstrikes against targets in Iraq and Syria between Friday and Monday.U.S. Central Command said that there were 11 strikes undertaken in Syria, including nine in or around the town of Kobani. The Kobani strikes destroyed four ISIS staging areas, and seven fighting positions, struck a tactical unit…MORE

Canadian Gunman Was Hoping to Leave for Syria

Canadian Gunman Was Hoping to Leave for Syria

A law enforcement official confirms to ABC News that this is a photo of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau. The photo was posted to a pro-ISIS Twitter account that has since been suspended.(OTTAWA, Ontario) — The Canadian man who was shot dead after he killed a soldier and invaded the country’s Parliament was in Ottawa for a passport…MORE