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Obama, Iraqi leader to strategize on fight to reclaim Mosul

Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian told reporters Tuesday at the Pentagon. Iraq hopes to launch an operation to retake Mosul this year, which United Nations and US officials say could displace another 1 million people. In preparation, Iraq's military has been amassing troops and retaking a string of towns in the vicinity of Mosul. Washington considers the Iraqi government's handling of the displacement as a major test of reconciliation in Iraq, given the blend of sectarian groups with an interest in ...



Amal Clooney seeks help in prosecuting IS

The woman, 23-year-old Nadia Murad , says she was raped and she prayed for death while in captivity. Despite the threats laid out by ISIS against both Clooney and Murad to take the jihadists to court, the attorney said she'd discussed the risks with her husband, George Clooney who understands her reason for taking on such a cause.



Match Reports: Hull City 1-4 Arsenal

But Wenger lacked a marquee signing that would have elevated the Gunners above their second-place finish from last season. "It was a good three points", he added. "Straight away you have a little bit of scepticism and doubt in your head". "Look, the positivity comes from us, from our attitude", he said. Robert Snodgrass scored Hull's consolation goal from a penalty which had briefly reduced the home side's deficit to 2-1.


Clinton accuses Trump of helping Islamic State recruit

Clinton accuses Trump of helping Islamic State recruit

Both Clinton and Trump tried to use the attacks to flex their national security credentials, with world leaders gathering in security-heightened NY for the annual United Nations General Assembly. In a statement, Trump's campaign accused the White House of playing down the threat posed by Islamic State. He said Americans are reluctant to follow Israel's example due to political correctness, "and this is only going to get worse".


Clinton says Trump gives 'aid, comfort' to ISIS recruiters

Clinton says Trump gives 'aid, comfort' to ISIS recruiters

Trump agreed terrorists have a preference: They "want her so badly to be our president". Clinton said Trump's words are helping Islamic State because they want to recruit more fighters to their cause by "turning it into a religious conflict".



Scavengers have close encounters with bombs in NYC, NJ

According to multiple officials, investigators want to question Rahami because they believe he's the man seen on surveillance video dragging a duffel bag near the site of the NY explosion, and the location where police eventually found a suspicious device four blocks away.