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A Global Jihadist Civil War, Let Them Fight

Fighting in Syria spawns separate civil war in global jihadist movement Syria’s bloody civil war has spawned a separate rift with ramifications well beyond the region known as the Levant — a battle for the very soul of the global … Continue reading

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Obama seeks $500M to train, equip Syrian rebels

Obama seeks $500M to train, equip Syrian rebels WASHINGTON (AP) — With the conflicts in Syria and Iraq becoming increasingly intertwined against the same Sunni extremist group, President Barack Obama moved on Thursday to ratchet up U.S. efforts to strengthen … Continue reading

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Syria says it accepted Russian weapons proposal

Syria says it accepted Russian weapons proposal MOSCOW (AP) – Syria said Tuesday it has accepted Russia’s proposal to place its chemical weapons under international control for subsequent dismantling. Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said Tuesday after meeting with Russian … Continue reading

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