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Obama Authorizes Airstrikes In Iraq

August 7, 2014
By Julie Pace - Associated Press , Post-Journal

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq Thursday night, warning they would be launched if needed to defend Americans from advancing Islamic militants and protect civilians under siege. His announcement threatened a renewal of U.S. military involvement in the country's long sectarian war.

 
 

 

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