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British Isis militant in James Foley video 'guards foreign hostages in Syria'
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The English jihadist who beheaded the American journalist James Foley is believed to be the leader of a group of British fighters holding foreign hostages in Syria, sources have told the Guardian. As an international manhunt got under way on Wednesday, …

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Islamic State militants seize four more foreign hostages in Syria
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Flush with looted weapons, buoyed by sweeping gains in Syria and eager to shock, Islamic State militants have seized four more foreign hostages near Aleppo in recent days, taking to more than 20 the number of foreigners they now hold. The latest …

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Islamic State Militants Attack Major Air Base In Eastern Syria
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This undated file photo posted by the Raqqa Media Center, a Syrian opposition group, on Monday, June 30, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows fighters from extremist Islamic State group during a parade in Raqqa …

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U.S. Attempted And Failed To Rescue American Hostages In Syria
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, the Obama …

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US reveals failed attempt to rescue hostages in Syria
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The Pentagon has revealed that US special forces had recently attempted to rescue journalist James Foley along other American hostages being held in Syria. Although several Islamic State (IS) fighters were said to have …

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Family of Journalist Austin Tice, Kidnapped in Syria, Talks to …
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The Committee to Protect Journalists says 19 reporters have disappeared and are still missing after covering the conflict in Syria. On Shepard Smith Reporting, we heard from the parents of one of those missing journalists, …

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James Foley: US reveals failed special forces rescue mission within Syria
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Elite US military forces secretly invaded Syria recently in a risky and ultimately unsuccessful attempt to free US journalist James Foley before he was killed by Islamic State (Isis) militants, the Pentagon announced on Wednesday. Confirmation of the …

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Feds Bar U.S. Planes From Flying Over Syria – NBC News
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The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a notice barring flights of U.S. planes over Syria, citing extremist groups equipped with anti-aircraft weapon…

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