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Edited U.S. Air Force image of two F-15E fighters after conducting airstrikes in Syria on Sept. 23, 2014. U.S. Central Command directed the operations. (Photo by Senior Airman Matthew Bruch/USAF via Stuart Rankin/cc/flickr)

Targeting ISIS, US-Led Strike Kills 52 Civilians, Including 7 Children

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams May 2, 2015 Targeting ISIS, US-Led Strike Kills 52 Civilians, Including 7 Children     A U.S. military strike on Friday targeting fighters with the Islamic State has killed 52 civilians, including 7 children and 9 women, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Saturday. According to the human […]


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Will New US Training Program Produce More ISIS Fighters in Syria?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2015   Will New US Training Program Produce More ISIS Fighters in Syria?   US involvement in Iraq War 3.0 was initially sold as a limited, humanitarian rescue operation to save members of a religious minority the administration claimed were threatened by ISIS’s long march through northern […]