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By nsnbc On Friday, April 8th, 2016
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ISIL Kidnaps More than 300, 106 Chinese Workers Fled Before Kidnapping at Damascus Cement Plant

nsnbc : An ISIL linked battle group kidnapped over 300 workers and contractors from a cement plant located in Abu Al-Shamat in the province of Damascus. The kidnapping comes as ISIL launches more brazen attacks More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, March 6th, 2016
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Syrian Opposition Forces Ask Russia for Protection from ISIL

nsnbc : The Russian Defense Ministry stated that armed Syrian groups who have signed the ceasefire agreement asked the Ministry to protect them from the Islamic State. ISIL reportedly targets those who laid down More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
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Iraqi Army Launched Anti-ISIL Offensive in Al-Anbar Province

nsnbc : The Iraqi Army launched a major offensive to recapture major strategic areas and cities in the country’s Al-Anbar province from the self-proclaimed Islamic State. The province,  bordering Saudi Arabia, More...

ISIL fighters in Syria, armed with US American weapons delivered to "moderate rebels".
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 17th, 2016
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ISIL Commits Worst Massacre Since Beginning of Syria War

nsnbc : Militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State have massacred 300 in the al-Bghailiye village in the western part of Syria’s eastern Deir Ez-Zor province and kidnapped another 400. Most of the dead More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, December 31st, 2015
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ISIL Bombs Restaurants in Northern Syria

nsnbc : Two bomb attacks against restaurants in the al-Shavili neighborhood in al-Qamishli, in the northern Syrian province of Hasaka, killed 16 civilians and injured another 35. The bombings were carried out by More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, December 25th, 2015
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ISIL Oil Smugglers Play Hide and Seek with Russian Bombers En Route to Turkey

nsnbc : Terrorists in Syria, primarily ISIL are changing smuggling routes for oil from Syria to Turkey in an attempt to avoid Russian bombs. The Russian air forces in Syria have destroyed over 2,000 tanker trucks More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015
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Iraqi Troops Campaign to Wrestle Ramadi from ISIL

nsnbc : Iraqi military and counter-terrorism units, Kurdish Peshmerga units, local Yazidi units, supported by the Iraqi and US-led coalition air forces are fighting to regain control over the strategically important More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, October 1st, 2015
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Russian Air Force destroys ISIL Strongholds in Syria – Moscow cooperates with Iraq and Iran

nsnbc : Russian Air Force units using Su 24 and Su-25 jets launched airstrikes against an ISIL stronghold in the Al-Latama suburb on Wednesday. Moscow stated that it cooperates closely with Iraq and Iran in its More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
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Russia approves Air Support for Syrian Fight against ISIL

nsnbc : Russia’s Upper House of Parliament approved the deployment of Russian troops abroad to facilitate Russian air support for the Syrian military’s fight against Islamic State. The decision came More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
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Kerry & Lavrov discuss fighting Daesh / ISIL in Syria

 nsnbc : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov are meeting in the Austrian capital Vienna on Tuesday to discuss combating terrorism in the Middle East in general and the More...