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Syrian civil war

Heavy fighting between Syrian army forces and rebels erupted on the Golan Heights - @Reuters

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Syrian civil war

France arrests 16-year-old girl suspected of trying to reach Syria to join Islamist rebels; second person believed to be her recruiter also held - @Reuters

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Iraq crisis

'Meet the Press' exclusive: Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein calls ISIS a 'very real threat,' says Obama has been 'too cautious' - @NBCNews

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Syrian civil war

Islamic State militants behead Lebanese soldier who was 1 of 19 captured from border town by Syrian Islamists, video shows - @ReutersWorld

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Syrian civil war

Photo: Syrian refugee woman next to her children sleeping on Hamra Street in Beirut on Aug. 29, 2014 - Anwar Amro @AFP

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Israel-Syria tensions

Defense minister: Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in Syrian Golan Heights are under attack - @BBCBreaking

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Iraq crisis

John Kerry op-ed: ISIL threat demands global coalition; 'extremists are defeated only when responsible nations and their peoples unite to oppose them' - @johnkerry

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Iraq crisis

Department of Homeland Security and FBI unaware of any 'specific, credible threat' to US homeland from Islamic State - statement

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Iraq crisis

Press Secretary Josh Earnest on US National Terrorism Advisory threat level in response to UK threat increase: 'I don't anticipate at this point that there's a plan to change that level' - @ZekeJMiller

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Iraq crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron: 'There is no doubt in my mind that ISIL is targeting all of us in Western Europe' - @janemerrick23, @KenDilanianAP

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Iraq crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron: 'We are an open, democratic and free country and those who live here have to follow British values' - @lucypawle

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Iraq crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron proposes steps be taken to prevent people from traveling to fight for extremist groups - @Reuters, @pdanahar

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Iraq crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron: Islamic State fighters have a 'warped world view and live in an almost medieval state' - @BBCDomC

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Iraq crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron says attempt to create extremist caliphate is a threat to the UK - @BBCDomC

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Iraq crisis

UK's Metropolitan Police counter-terrorism head: 'From this afternoon we will begin to increase our levels of visible patrols and implement other security and protection measures' - statement

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Iraq crisis

Editor's note: The UK's terror threat level increase places the country at the 4th highest of 5 possible threat levels. The last time the UK changed its threat level was in July 2011, when it was reduced to 'substantial,' per @BBCNews. - Aaron

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Iraq crisis

More: UK Home Secretary says 'there is no intelligence to suggest that an attack is imminent' - @Reuters, @BBCNews

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Iraq crisis

UK terror threat level raised to 'severe' in response to Iraq and Syria conflicts, Home Secretary Theresa May says - @BBCNews, @SkyNews

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Syrian civil war

More: United Nations claims Syria is biggest humanitarian emergency of our era - @Telegraph

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Syrian civil war

UNHCR: Total number of refugees created by fleeing ongoing civil war in Syria has reached 3 million - @itvnews

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