Daesh militants

Daesh Made Weapons in Mosul up to Military Standards, Report Says

ERBIL, Iraq, Dec 14 – Daesh militants have been producing weapons on a scale and sophistication which matches national military forces and have standardised production across their self-styled caliphate, an arms monitoring group said on Wednesday. Conflict Armament Research (CAR) said the jihadist group had a “robust supply chain” of raw materials from Turkey, and

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Women Bombers Emerge From Daesh Redoubt to Attack Libyan Forces

SIRTE, Libya, Dec 2 – Several women blew themselves up on Friday in suicide attacks that killed four Libyan soldiers who had granted them safe passage to leave buildings under the control of Daesh militants, a spokesman for government forces said. The Libyan forces, backed by U.S. air strikes, are close to taking full control

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Obama Sends More Special Forces to Syria in Fight Against Daesh

By Roberta Rampton HANOVER, Germany, April 26 – President Barack Obama announced on Monday the biggest expansion of U.S. ground troops in Syria since its civil war began, but the move was unlikely to mollify Arab allies angry over Washington’s cautious approach to the conflict. The deployment of up to 250 Special Forces soldiers increases

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