ISIS
Mar 2017
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US boosts forces in Syria as fight for Raqqa looms

Ed Morrissey Mar 09, 2017 5:21 PM

Kurds up, Turks down?

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Trump administration could deploy 1,000 troops as reserve force against ISIS

John Sexton Mar 08, 2017 10:01 PM

“This is about providing options.”

Feb 2017
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Trump: Pentagon needs $54 billion increase to “win again”

Ed Morrissey Feb 27, 2017 7:41 PM

“We either got to win, or don’t fight it at all.”

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Former Gitmo guest (and $1M settlement recipient) dies fighting for ISIS

Jazz Shaw Feb 27, 2017 10:41 AM

That didn’t work out very well, did it?

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Missouri man charged with attempting to aid in ‘ISIS-sponsored terrorist attack’

John Sexton Feb 21, 2017 10:01 PM

“…this defendant repeatedly expressed his intent to engage in acts of violent jihad against the United States.”

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Mattis to Iraq: We’ll pay for our oil

Ed Morrissey Feb 20, 2017 10:01 AM

“We’re not in Iraq to seize anybody’s oil.”

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Captured ISIS soldier: Rape of Yazidi women ‘is normal’

John Sexton Feb 17, 2017 3:21 PM

“…says he raped more than 200 women from Iraqi minorities”

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Here we go: Pentagon considering sending group troops to northern Syria

Allahpundit Feb 15, 2017 8:21 PM

“It’s possible that you may see conventional forces hit the ground in Syria for some period of time.”

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Former nat-sec officials file brief to fight Trump EO

Ed Morrissey Feb 06, 2017 12:31 PM

Irrelevant?

Jan 2017
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Yes, Trump’s (and Obama’s) ban on some immigrants is illegal

Taylor Millard Jan 29, 2017 8:01 PM

Also, the Constitution doesn’t let the government who can and can’t come in.

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Trump’s next executive actions touch on NSC, ISIS and draining the swamp

Jazz Shaw Jan 28, 2017 10:31 PM

This train shows no signs of slowing down

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Dem Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Why, yes, I met with Assad on my freelance visit to Syria

Allahpundit Jan 25, 2017 9:31 PM

“We’ve got to be able to meet with anyone that we need to if there’s a possibility that we could achieve peace.”

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Facebook, Twitter sued for providing material support to terrorists

John Sexton Jan 19, 2017 1:21 PM

“…it seems like the plaintiffs are not directing their ire toward the proper targets.”

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FBI: Fort Lauderdale shooter says he was motivated by ISIS

John Sexton Jan 17, 2017 3:01 PM

“Esteban Santiago initially blamed his actions on government mind control…”

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CENTCOM: ISIS producing weaponized drones in Iraq

Ed Morrissey Jan 06, 2017 12:41 PM

Delivery.

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Turkey hunts for ISIS terrorist after New Year massacre

Ed Morrissey Jan 02, 2017 9:01 AM

“You just have to stay as calm as you can … I took a bullet.”

Dec 2016
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ISIS claims responsibility for Christmas market attack in Germany

John Sexton Dec 20, 2016 5:01 PM

“Berlin seems to be one of only times ISIS has taken credit when attacker still at large.”

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Obama: Rise of ISIS caught me by surprise

Ed Morrissey Dec 08, 2016 4:41 PM

Flashback: “Either the president doesn’t read the intelligence he’s getting or he’s bulls***ting.”

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Obama hails Obama for his anti-terror work

Andrew Malcolm Dec 08, 2016 12:41 PM

Excited troops await Obama’s report on terrorism

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75 years ago: “A date which will live in infamy”

Ed Morrissey Dec 07, 2016 9:31 AM

“Hostilities exist.”

Nov 2016
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Ohio State University attacker was inspired by ISIS

John Sexton Nov 29, 2016 9:01 PM

“self-radicalized”

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Better late than never: Military can finally carry at gov’t facilities

Ed Morrissey Nov 22, 2016 6:41 PM

Actually, a lot late.

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Cab driver arrested for trying to join ISIS had discussed Times Square attack

John Sexton Nov 22, 2016 3:01 PM

“if there is a truck, I mean a garbage truck and one drives it there to Times Square and crushes them…”

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France arrests 7, thwarts new plot — against Paris?

Ed Morrissey Nov 21, 2016 11:01 AM

“It is not possible to ensure zero risk despite everything we are doing.”

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Nat-sec appointments: Pompeo to CIA, Flynn as top adviser

Ed Morrissey Nov 18, 2016 10:41 AM

“The two most active and powerful members of the enemy alliance are Russia and Iran.”

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Sweeping raids in Germany shut down major Islamic group

Jazz Shaw Nov 15, 2016 10:41 AM

A sound move, but was it more politics than law enforcement?

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Video: Trapped and surrounded by ISIS in the battle for Mosul

John Sexton Nov 07, 2016 8:21 PM

“This fight is nothing like that of the outskirts.”

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Obama reveals he’d have been an even worse president without Hillary

Andrew Malcolm Nov 04, 2016 10:01 AM

Obama clueless on Hillary Clinton’s private email

Oct 2016
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Erdogan: No, we’re going to attack Raqqa

Ed Morrissey Oct 27, 2016 10:11 AM

Right after they attack the Kurds, natch.

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Carter: Assault on ISIS in Raqqa just weeks away

Ed Morrissey Oct 26, 2016 2:31 PM

“That has long been our plan …”

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Iraqi PM: Mosul operation going faster than expected

Ed Morrissey Oct 20, 2016 5:21 PM

First contact.

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Report: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi still in Mosul

John Sexton Oct 19, 2016 5:41 PM

“‘solid’ intelligence al-Baghdadi was somewhere in the Iraqi city…”

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Assault on ISIS stronghold in Mosul begins — with more than a million civilians on hand

Ed Morrissey Oct 17, 2016 4:31 PM

Turkey-backed militia complicating matters?

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Trump: The polls are crooked, Paul Ryan made a sinister deal, and ISIS might take over this country if Clinton wins

Allahpundit Oct 12, 2016 8:01 PM

“Believe me. They are hoping. They are hoping.”

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ISIS leader Baghdadi poisoned as Iraqi troops prepare attack on Mosul

John Sexton Oct 04, 2016 1:21 PM

“The ISIL commanders, including al-Baghdadi, are escaping Mosul to Syria.”

Sep 2016
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Belatedly released transcripts show Omar Mateen was an ‘avid consumer’ of ISIS propaganda

John Sexton Sep 28, 2016 7:21 PM

“Yo, the airstrike that killed Abu Wahid a few weeks ago—That’s what triggered it, okay?”