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Fatima Bhojani

Despite losing terrain, Islamic State's attacks rose in 2016 - study

21 Aug 2017

WASHINGTON Although Islamic State is losing fighters and territory in Iraq and Syria, it remained the world’s deadliest militant organization last year, according to a report from the University of Maryland.

What's in a name? Virginia school enters Confederate symbols battle

18 Aug 2017

MANASSAS, Va. In the northern Virginia county where Confederate general Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson earned his famous moniker, a battle has begun to remove his name from the local high school where it appears in large white letters on the red brick facade. | Video

What's in a name? Virginia school enters Confederate symbols battle

18 Aug 2017

MANASSAS, Va. In the northern Virginia county where Confederate general Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson earned his famous moniker, a battle has begun to remove his name from the local high school where it appears in large white letters on the red brick facade. | Video

Tough road ahead, even as Islamic State grip on Mosul and Raqqa falters

11 Jul 2017

WASHINGTON With Islamic State all but ejected from one if its former capitals and surrounded in the other, members of a 72-nation coalition meet in Washington this week to try to ensure the battlefield victories do not, once again, evaporate amid new sectarian strife. | Video

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