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Updated May 9, 2016 - 11:12 PM EDT
Zawahiri Urges al-Nusra to Unify Syrian Islamists
 
  Turkish Artillery Kills 55 ISIS Fighters in North Aleppo
  Coalition Airstrikes Kill Dozens of ISIS Fighters in Syria
  13 Iranian Troops Killed in al-Qaeda Offensive in Syria's Aleppo
US Tries to Convince Iraqis It Doesn't Support ISIS
 
  Turkey Launches More Airstrikes Against Northern Iraq
  Dozens Afflicted in Chemical Attack; 163 Killed in Iraq
Officials: Haqqanis Behind Taliban Escalation
 
  Taliban Offensive Ends Lull in Afghanistan's Helmand Province
  Two NATO Soldiers Killed in Afghan Insider Attack
Israeli DM Plans New West Bank Settlement
 
  When Some Famous Writers Went to Visit Some Jewish Settlers
  Israeli Nuclear Whistle-Blower Vanunu Faces New Charges
  Hamas Slams Gaza Blockade After Three Kids Killed in House Fire
US-Funded Somali Intel Agency Using Kids as Spies
IT Firm Had Clinton Emails Stored; Now in FBI's Hands
Moldova: Collateral Damage From Maneuvers With US
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Iraq
Dozens Afflicted in Chemical Attack; 163 Killed in Iraq
American Service Member in Iraq Dies of Non-Combat Injury
Syria
Syrian Warplanes Counter-Attack Rebels Near Aleppo
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