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October 9th, 2014
06:56 PM ET

ISIS tightens up grip on key border town

As ISIS descends on Kobani near the Syria-Turkey border, Turkey says it won't go at it alone fighting ISIS on the ground.

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October 7th, 2014
06:16 PM ET

Turkey: Border city may fall to ISIS

A city on the Turkey-Syria border may fall to ISIS, bus U.S. airstrikes continue to target ISIS' operating headquarters.

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October 6th, 2014
08:39 PM ET

U.S. teen allegedly tries to join ISIS

Pamela Brown reports that an American was arrested at O'Hare International airport for allegedly trying to join ISIS. Full story

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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 22nd, 2014
06:25 PM ET

ISIS leader calls for 'lone wolf' attacks

ISIS has released an audio tape in which one of its leaders calls for attacks against the West. Jim Sciutto reports.

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September 19th, 2014
06:35 PM ET

Did intel community underestimate ISIS?

Jim Sciutto reports that many intelligence officials now say they underestimated the threat posted by ISIS.

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September 18th, 2014
10:31 PM ET

U.S. focuses on new ISIS targets

A training camp near the ISIS stronghold in northern Iraq became the target of U.S. warplanes. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.

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September 16th, 2014
05:48 PM ET

General doesn't rule out ground forces

Testifying before Congress, Gen. Martin Dempsey didn't rule out sending U.S. military advisers in Iraq closer to combat.

September 15th, 2014
06:38 PM ET

Anti-ISIS coalition continues to develop

CNN'S Jim Sciutto reports on which countries are joining the effort to battle ISIS and which ones are still hesitant.

September 12th, 2014
05:53 PM ET

CIA: ISIS may have tripled in size

With estimates about the number of ISIS fighters increasing, Jim Sciutto asks: what exactly is the U.S. up against?

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