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In Mosul, ISIS Had the Ingredients For a Frightening Weapon

When the Islamic State captured the city of Mosul in its 2014 blitzkrieg, the militant group obtained access to a highly lethal material that would have been useful for a “dirty weapon,” the Washington Post reports. In taking Mosul, the Islamic State controlled a city filled to the brim with with guns, bombs, rockets and…

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Obama Is Trying Rush the Fight Against ISIS to Influence the Election

Wherever there are wars, there are self-absorbed politicians handing out insane orders to the people who are doing the actual fighting. That’s because politicians are always more concerned with the next election than they are with the well-being of soldiers. If a war doesn’t go according to plan (and who are kidding, they never do)…

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