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September 17th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Earnest: Obama will not put troops on the ground

Wolf Blitzer talks to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest reacts to the House vote to arm Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • ISIS • Josh Earnest • National security • Politics • Wolf Blitzer
September 17th, 2014
06:54 PM ET

'Lone wolves' a bigger threat than ISIS?

Some officials say so-called 'lone wolves' are a more immediate threat to the U.S. than ISIS. Pamela Brown reports.

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Filed under: ISIS • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
September 17th, 2014
06:37 PM ET

Airstrikes in Syria on the way?

President Obama visited the U.S. Central Command, which is planning the current airstrike campaign in Iraq.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • Barbara Starr • Iraq • ISIS • National security • Syria
September 17th, 2014
05:46 PM ET

House approves helping Syrian rebels

The House approved the Obama administration's request to train and equip Syrian rebels. Dana Bash reports. Full story

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Filed under: Dana Bash • ISIS • National security • Politics • Syria
September 17th, 2014
05:40 PM ET

ISIS video: 'Flames of war...coming soon'

Brian Todd reports on a new, stylized propaganda video released by ISIS that appears to threaten the U.S.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror