Egyptian jets bomb Libya after jihadists behead 21 Copts

Illustrative photo of Egyptian Air Force F-16 fighter jet (photo credit: Image capture from YouTube video uploaded by somuchverycool)

Illustrative photo of Egyptian Air Force F-16 fighter jet (photo credit: Image capture from YouTube video uploaded by somuchverycool)

Cairo targets Islamic State weapons caches and training camps ‘to avenge bloodshed’ of slain Christians; Libyan planes hit city taken over by Islamists

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Several killed as rebels barrage Damascus with rockets

A still from a video purporting to show smoke in Damascus after multiple rocket strikes on February 5, 2015. (screen capture: YouTube)

A still from a video purporting to show smoke in Damascus after multiple rocket strikes on February 5, 2015. (screen capture: YouTube)

Army of Islam leader vows to rain down mortars on Syrian capital as revenge for government airstrikes on rebel areas

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Obama authorizes air strikes in Iraq

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014.        REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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