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November 19th, 2014
06:49 PM ET

ISIS blamed for suicide attack in Irbil

A suicide car bomb detonated near an Iraqi government building, killing at least four people. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
November 11th, 2014
07:38 PM ET

Iraq claims key city recaptured from ISIS

Iraqi forces claim they recaptured a key city from ISIS, but that isn't stopping the terror group from making new threats.

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Filed under: Barbara Starr • Iraq • ISIS • National security • Terror
November 7th, 2014
07:40 PM ET

1,500 more U.S. troops bound for Iraq

President Obama is sending up to 1,500 more soldiers to Iraq to train Iraqi and Kurdish forces. Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
October 30th, 2014
06:03 PM ET

ISIS executes 400 tribesmen in 48 hours

400 Sunni tribesmen who had taken up arms against ISIS, were killed in the last 48 hours according to tribal leaders. Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: International affairs • Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
October 28th, 2014
05:36 PM ET

ISIS allegedly using poison gas

ISIS is allegedly using chemical weapons in Syria and Iraq, but U.S. officials have not confirmed these reports.

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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • National security • Syria • Terror
October 20th, 2014
06:21 PM ET

White House: ISIS advancements met with airstrikes

Wolf Blitzer talks to Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes about the fight against ISIS.

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Filed under: Ben Rhodes • Iraq • ISIS • National security • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 2nd, 2014
06:56 PM ET

ISIS presses on despite of airstrikes

ISIS continues to hold territory as airstrikes continue in Syria. Jim Sciutto has the latest.

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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Syria • Terror
September 25th, 2014
07:20 PM ET

State Dept.: Iraqi leader told me no threat

Deputy Asst. Secretary of State for Iran & Iraq Brett McGurk says he spoke to Iraqi PM to clarify his comments regarding a threat against the U.S.

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Filed under: Brianna Keilar • Iraq • ISIS • National security • State Department • Terror
September 24th, 2014
06:49 PM ET

Will terrorist hostage-taking increase?

Amid new U.S. airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, will terrorists retaliate by taking more hostages? CNN's Brian Todd reports.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Iraq • ISIS • National security • Syria • Terror
September 23rd, 2014
06:58 PM ET

UAE Minister: This is war against terror

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash tells Wolf Blitzer the UAE is in this fight for the long haul.

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Filed under: International affairs • Iraq • ISIS • National security • United Arab Emirates • Wolf Blitzer
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