New U.S. intelligence report says Islamic State weaker

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New U.S. intelligence report says Islamic State weaker

Feb 4 - Islamic State has as many as 25,000 fighters in Syria and Iraq, down from a previous estimate of up to 31,000, according to a U.S. intelligence report revealed by the White House on Thursday.

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At least 2,297 journalists killed since 1990: IFJ

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At least 2,297 journalists killed since 1990: IFJ

At least 2,297 journalists and media workers have been killed in the last 25 years, with Iraq ranking as the most deadly country, the International Federation of Journalists said Wednesday.

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Iraq needs $1.56 bln for humanitarian response to Islamic State in 2016

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Iraq needs $1.56 bln for humanitarian response to Islamic State in 2016

Iraq needs $1.56 billion this year to finance its emergency response to the humanitarian crisis caused by the war against Islamic State, according to a government report released on Sunday.

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Frustrated, some Iraqi refugees quit Germany

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Some Iraqis frustrated by the asylum process in Germany have given up, voluntarily returning to Iraq.

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Greece seeks answers to migration crisis after EU ultimatum

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Greece seeks answers to migration crisis after EU ultimatum

A damning EU report researched in November found insufficient registering and fingerprinting of migrants entering Greece from Turkey, the main gateway for refugees fleeing war in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Child watchdogs warn of European refugee 'race to the bottom'

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Child watchdogs warn of European refugee 'race to the bottom'

A "race to the bottom" on asylum policy among European Union countries is exposing more than 360,000 child migrants to greater risk of harm as the bloc struggles to cope with a surge of refugees, rights watchdogs said on Monday.

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U.S. says prepared for military solution against Islamic State in Syria

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U.S. says prepared for military solution against Islamic State in Syria

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that the United States and Turkey were prepared for a military solution against Islamic State in Syria should the Syrian government and rebels fail to reach a political settlement.

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Saudi-Iranian proxy war over Syria spreads to Davos

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Saudi-Iranian proxy war over Syria spreads to Davos

Senior Saudi and Iranian figures clashed behind closed doors at a private meeting convened by the World Economic Forum in Davos this week to try to promote peace in Syria, participants said.

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Some anti-IS partners do 'nothing at all': Pentagon chief

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Some anti-IS partners do 'nothing at all': Pentagon chief

Several members of the US-led coalition attacking the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria are doing "nothing at all" to help destroy the jihadists, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Friday.

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Iran-linked groups focus of Baghdad kidnapping probe: U.S. sources

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Iran-linked groups focus of Baghdad kidnapping probe: U.S. sources

U.S. intelligence agencies investigating the kidnapping of three Americans in Baghdad, Iraq last week are focusing their probe on three militant Islamic groups closely affiliated with Iran, U.S. government sources said on Thursday.

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Losses in Syria may force some IS leaders to move to Libya: EU official

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Losses in Syria may force some IS leaders to move to Libya: EU official

Islamic State military losses in Syria and Iraq may prompt some of its leaders to relocate to Libya where they will face less pressure, the EU's counter-terrorism coordinator said Thursday.

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US to sell Iraq huge arsenal of attack jet munitions

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US to sell Iraq huge arsenal of attack jet munitions

The United States has approved the sale of almost $2 billion worth of bombs and missiles to equip Iraq's squadron of F-16 attack jets in their battle against jihadist rebels.

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West vows to crush Islamic State 'power centres' amid fresh hopes for Syria peace talks

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West vows to crush Islamic State 'power centres' amid fresh hopes for Syria peace talks

Western leaders injected fresh urgency into the fight against the Islamic State group on Wednesday, vowing to destroy its "power centres", while Russia announced crucial Syrian peace talks would begin within days.

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Americans missing in Baghdad kidnapped by Iran-backed militia

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Three U.S. citizens who disappeared last week in Baghdad were kidnapped and are being held by an Iranian-backed Shi'ite militia, two Iraqi intelligence and two U.S. government sources said on Tuesday.

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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