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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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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
September 18th, 2014
10:25 PM ET

New al Qaeda cell concerns U.S. officials

An al Qaeda cell operating in Syria is posing a new threat to the U.S. CNN's Pamela Brown has the details.

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Filed under: al Qaeda • National security • Pamela Brown • Syria • Target • Terror
September 18th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Senate approves arming Syrian rebels

The Senate voted in favor of the U.S. supplying arms and training the Syrian rebels in the war against ISIS.

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Filed under: Dana Bash • ISIS • National security • Politics • Senate • Terror
September 18th, 2014
05:59 PM ET

ISIS hostage forced to make propaganda video

John Cantlie is the latest hostage to be paraded out by ISIS - forced to deliver the group's message. Brian Todd reports.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror
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
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
September 16th, 2014
07:06 PM ET

ISIS launches online magazine to lure jihadists

Brian Todd looks at how ISIS is stepping up recruitment and propaganda efforts by debuting a new online magazine.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror
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
06:49 PM ET

More clues in new ISIS execution video

Brian Todd examines clues in the video of David Haines' execution. Do British authorities know who the executioner is?

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror
September 15th, 2014
05:58 PM ET

Is killing suspect a jihadist?

Pamela Brown reports that a suspect in a string of killings might have been motivated by strong anti-U.S. sentiments.

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Filed under: ISIS • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
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