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Turkey not expected to revise Syria policy




Al Nusrah Front kills captive Lebanese soldier




Syria's Assad downplays US strikes on Islamic State




White House Seeks to Clarify Syria Policy




ISIS commander threatens Lebanon over arrest of wife




The Jihad Cult: Why Young Germans Are Answering Call to 'Holy War'




Who is paying for America's plan to train and equip Syrian rebels?




Egypt ready to assist Lebanon against jihadists




Islamic State cedes little ground despite air attacks




The Islamic State attacked the sole remaining government air base in Deir el-Zour province; at least 19 regime troops and seven IS fighters have been killed thus far. The US accused the regime of continuing to use chemical weapons as recently as September. Syrian President Bashar al Assad declared US airstrikes against the Islamic State ineffective. Turkey and the US are moving toward an agreement that would establish a no-fly zone in northern Syria. The US has conducted 14 airstrikes in Syria since Dec. 1, all of them near Kobane.




Lebanese army ready to confront militants




IS leader's 'captured wife' may not be who she says she is




Lebanon says detained woman was Baghdadi wife for three months




Ansar al Islam coordinating with the Al Nusrah Front, Jaish al Muhajireen wal Ansar in Aleppo




A French Town Reels After Teenage Girl Vanishes, Apparently to Join Jihadists




British watchtowers dot a Mideast border again - this time with Islamic State




Lebanon may swap FSA commander for captives: General Security




Lebanon detains wife of Islamic State leader




Harakat Sham al Islam operates training camp in northwest Syria




CENTCOM stated that the US conducted 27 airstrikes in Syria since Nov. 28; 26 targeted the islamic State and one targeted Al Nusrah. The SOHR claims the US-led coalition conducted 30 airstrikes in Raqqah on Nov. 29. US-backed rebels are awaiting Western assistance. The UN World Food Programme has halted assistance to Syrian refugees due to lack of funding.