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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Iraqi Kurds approve sending fighters to aid fight against Islamic State militants in Kobani, marking region's 1st military foray into Syria's war - @Reuters

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The Pentagon says 1 weapons bundle dropped to Kurdish fighters in Syria was seized by militants - @AP_Politics

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says US was wrong to airdrop weapons to Kurdish fighters in Kobani, Syria - @HDNER, @Reuters

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John Kerry says 'everyone in the world can do more in respect to foreign fighters, ourselves included and that's what we are doing' - @NBCNews

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FBI in Denver confirms it is investigating possibility that 3 girls were trying to travel to Syria, joing Islamic State extremists - @AP

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US Central Command: US military carried out 4 air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria Monday-Tuesday; joined by partner nations in 3 attacks in Iraq - @Reuters

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Syrian civil war

Report: Law enforcement official tells @ABC the FBI tracked down 3 American teenage girls in Germany while they were en route to Syria to join militant groups

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Editor's note: Looking for details on this: ABC News is reporting that 3 American teenage girls have been taken into custody in Germany; authorities believe they were trying to travel to Syria. - Tom

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Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe says at least 5 Britons are traveling to Iraq and Syria to join the Islamic State every week - @SkyNewsBreak

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Syria

A man and a woman have been stoned to death for adultery in 2 apparently separate incidents in jihadist-controlled areas of Syria, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says - @Reuters

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Syrian government airstrikes hit rebel-held town along country's southern border with Jordan, killing at least 8, activists say - @AP

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British drones are set to carry out surveillance operations over Syria, defense secretary says - @politicshome

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Turkey to allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to cross Syrian border to Kobani to fight Islamic State militants, minister says - @BBCBreaking

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Central Command reports the US and partner nations conducted 13 airstrikes against Islamic State positions in Syria over the past 2 days, 11 near Kobani; the US also conducted 10 airstrikes in Iraq - @NBCNews

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Police in Tajikistan arrest 15 fighters upon return from Syria - @dpa

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More: US-led airstrikes on gas facility in eastern Syrian Islamic State stronghold killed at least 8, activists say - @AP

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US military forces conducted 15 airstrikes in Syria and 10 in Iraq on Friday and today against Islamic State - @CENTCOM statement

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US-led coalition jets strike suspected Islamic State targets in the besieged Syrian town of Kobani at least twice Saturday - @Reuters

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US military unaware of flight operations by Islamic State, after reports that militants are being trained to fly warplanes, spokesman says - @Reuters

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Iraqi Islamic State members have been training the group in Syria to fly warplanes, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says - @Reuters

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