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US-led coalition in Iraq not investigating Canadian's friendly-fire death, despite military's claims - @globeandmail

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Shi'ite militia hands over suspected body of former top Saddam Hussein aide, live video shows - @Reuters

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US, allies conduct 10 air strikes in Syria and 26 in Iraq against Islamic State militants, combined joint task force says - @Reuters

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Iraqi security forces regain full control of Bayji oil refinery after clearing remaining Islamic State fighters - statement

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US, allies target Islamic State with 13 air strikes in Syria, Iraq, joint task force says - @Reuters

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More than 90,000 people fleeing clashes in Iraq's restive Anbar Governorate - @UNIraq

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US military, allies conducted 7 airstrikes in Syria, 13 in Iraq; 'Today's airstrike details highlight that clearly identifiable [Islamic State] units, equipment, leadership and vehicles will be struck with utmost precision through our dynamic targeting process,' Col. Wayne Marotto says - statement

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Iraqi forces secure country's biggest oil refinery amid clashes with Islamic State, senior military official says - @AP

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Iraq official: Izzat al-Douri, a leader of the Islamic State, is killed; Iraq's dissolved Baath party, denies claim - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Editor's note: The Al Arabiya news channel is reporting on the killing of key Islamic State figure Ezzat al-Douri, a former aide to Saddam Hussein, based on claims from the governor of Iraq's Saladin province. Iraqi officials say the body is being sent to Baghdad for DNA testing. We will monitor this story for confirmation of his identity. - Tricia

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US, allies stage 20 air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria, Iraq, per US military statement - @Reuters

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Syrian civil war

3 men charged with terror offenses after allegedly trying to smuggle themselves out of the United Kingdom and travel to Syria or Iraq - @pressassoc

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Villages in eastern Ramadi, in Iraq's Anbar province, evacuated after Iraqi army withdraw and Islamic State enter - @AlArabiya_Eng

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White House says Iraq's Abadi has made no 'specific' request in terms of additional military assistance - @Reuters

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President Obama says expects any foreign assistance to help defeat Islamic State to go through Iraqi government - @Reuters

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President Obama says US is committing additional $200 million in humanitarian aid to Iraq - @Reuters

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President Obama says he emphasized to Iraq's Abadi that US prime interest is to defeat Islamic State and respect Iraqi sovereignty - @Reuters

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Blackwater security guards sentenced for Iraq 2007 killings, set to appeal - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Australia deploying 300 additional troops to Iraq to assist in fight against Islamic State - @AP

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More than 300 Australian troops to be deployed to Iraq for a training mission starting Tuesday, local media reports - @SkyNewsAust

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