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Iraq army airstrike targeting
Islamic State group kills
60 suspected militants: report

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:earlybird, 8/6/2014 5:11:13 PM

BAGHDAD — An Iraqi army airstrike targeting the Islamic State group that´s seized wide swaths of territory across the country´s north killed some 60 suspected militants Wednesday, state television reported. The report, which cited unnamed intelligence officials, could not be independently verified, nor did it say whether any civilians had been killed in the strike on the northern city of Mosul. The report said the strike freed about 300 people held by the Islamic State group at a downtown Mosul prison it had been using as a religious court and detention center, without elaborating. A Mosul resident, speaking on condition of anonymity fearing

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/6/2014 6:15:28 PM     (No. 9955887)

Perhaps Mr. Biden can skinny dip in front of the and scare them back to Mexico?

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Posted By: earlybird- 9/17/2014 4:08:51 PM     Post Reply
HOUSTON -- New accusations against Adrian Peterson come from another mother who has another four-year-old son of Peterson, and also involve Peterson striking his boy as a form of discipline. (Snip) Earlier Monday, a top law enforcement official confirmed knowledge of the allegations by the mother of Peterson´s son back in June 2013. Photos, which the KHOU I-Team obtained from a source, show a head wound to a boy identified as Peterson´s four year old son. It is a wound that weeks later, left a scar above his right eye. Sources claim it allegedly happened while the boy, who lives

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Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance    Original Article
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