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Virginia Man With Suspected Ties to ISIS Arrested for Destroying Evidence

Virginia Man With Suspected Ties to ISIS Arrested for Destroying EvidenceHe may have been interested in a U.S. attack



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Where the U.S. stands in the fight against ISIS

Where the U.S. stands in the fight against ISISIn 2017, President Donald Trump expanded the war on ISIS, leading to group losing former strongholds Mosul and Raqqa. But there were also American casualties in new battlefields: 21 service members killed in six countries.



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2018 ISIS fight to rely more on general forces

2018 ISIS fight to rely more on general forcesSecretary of Defense James Mattis previewed what’s next in the fight against ISIS, telling reporters that the U.S. will rely less on special forces and more on general forces, especially in Africa. NBC’s Hans Nichols reports.



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For captured ISIS fighters in Iraq, justice is swift and conviction certain

For captured ISIS fighters in Iraq, justice is swift and conviction certainYahoo News gets a rare look inside the courtroom where captured ISIS fighters are being tried in Iraq. The trials last about 20 minutes, convictions are virtually certain, and a lenient sentence is 15 years.



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Battlefield researchers uncover ISIS arsenal and weapons factory in Iraq

Battlefield researchers uncover ISIS arsenal and weapons factory in IraqNBC News goes into Tal Afar Iraq with a team of weapons researchers as they discover an ISIS arms cache and munitions factory that reveals the terrorists group’s sophisticated weapons program.



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Taking on 'foreign fighters': How the West tracks — and targets — jihadis fleeing the collapse of ISIS

Taking on 'foreign fighters': How the West tracks — and targets — jihadis fleeing the collapse of ISISTens of thousands of young Islamic men and women from around the world flocked to join the ISIS army in Iraq and Syria. With the collapse of their desired caliphate, survivors are now seeking to return to home to Europe and the U.S., posing a risk of new terror attacks. How are Western intelligence services tracking and neutralizing the jihadis?



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Trump Administration Is Illegally Denying Unnamed U.S. ISIS Suspect Access To Lawyers: ACLU

Trump Administration Is Illegally Denying Unnamed U.S. ISIS Suspect Access To Lawyers: ACLUWASHINGTON — More than two months ago, the U.S. military detained a U.S. citizen in Iraq who was suspected of fighting with the self-described Islamic State in Syria.



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ISIS Threat Persists in Philippines

ISIS Threat Persists in PhilippinesThe Philippine army recently retook the city of Marawi after it was an ISIS stronghold for five months. However, while the battle may be over, the threat from ISIS is not.



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Is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, one of the most wanted militants in the world, dead or alive?

Is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, one of the most wanted militants in the world, dead or alive?The world's most wanted militant may still be alive.



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US carries out 1st airstrikes against ISIS in Somalia

US carries out 1st airstrikes against ISIS in SomaliaThe U.S. military for the first time has conducted two airstrikes against Islamic State group fighters in Somalia, where the group is a growing presence in a country long threatened by the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab.



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