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U.S. pilot describes challenges of bombing ISIS

The crowded skies over Islamic State-held territory have complicated U.S.-led airstrikes targeting t…

ISIS claims responsibility for London attack; U.K. PM defiant

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV int…

Syrian troops besiege Islamic State group stronghold

Syrian government forces are besieging the last Islamic State stronghold in the northern province of…

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U.S. pilot describes challenges of bombing ISIS

The crowded skies over Islamic State-held territory have complicated U.S.-led airstrikes targeting t…

ISIS claims responsibility for London attack; U.K. PM defiant

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV int…

Syrian troops besiege Islamic State group stronghold

Syrian government forces are besieging the last Islamic State stronghold in the northern province of…

Mattis: Expect U.S. troops in Iraq even after ISIS falls

The defense secretary told senators he opposes the idea of another quick military withdrawal from th…

U.S. tells allies to do more to pressure ISIS

Officials from the 68-nation coalition fighting the Islamic State group are looking for ways to incr…

With U.S. advisers and firepower, Syrian forces aim to sever the Islamic State's last escape route from Raqqa

American allies in the region say the U.S. has sent some ground troops to spearhead an assault on th…

Afghanistan wants more U.S. help in fight against Taliban, ISIS

Afghanistan wants the United States to send more forces to help meet shortfalls in the battle agains…

U.S. and coalition airstrikes against ISIS spike as Mosul, Raqqa offensives heat up

Aircraft from the Air Force, other branches of the U.S. military, and coalition nations released mor…

Iraqi leader: Trump to accelerate support

Emerging from his first meeting with President Donald Trump, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi sa…

West Mosul battle looks to be deadliest yet for Iraqis

As Iraqi forces pushed into southwestern Mosul, four Islamic State fighters moved into Omar Khudair'…

Iraqi troops push into area around symbolic Mosul mosque

Iraqi forces battling Islamic State militants in Mosul have approached the mosque where the leader o…

The Pentagon's 'reassure and deter' mission in Syria looks a lot like mission creep

Editorial: 100 Army Rangers stand between two groups with a centuries old feud. What does victory lo…

How the U.S. mission in Syria has evolved and could expand

The U.S. campaign against the Islamic State in Syria has evolved in the past couple years from airst…