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  • What's the US goal in Iraq? Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    Members loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) wave ISIL flags as they drive around Raqqa June 29, 2014.

    To the Islamic State, Obama's indecision reads as weakness, says ex-State Dept adviser David Phillips. The US needs to decide on its goal in Iraq.

  • *Weak factory data in China, Europe raise oil demand concerns. SINGAPORE, Sept 2- Brent crude fell towards $102 a barrel on Tuesday on concerns of slowing oil demand growth due to weak economic recoveries in China and Europe, although new unrest in OPEC oil producer Libya kept losses in check.

  • *Weak factory data in China, Europe raise oil demand concerns. SINGAPORE, Sept 2- Brent crude held steady below $103 a barrel on Tuesday, with new unrest in OPEC oil producer Libya balanced by concerns of slowing oil demand growth due to weak economic recoveries in China and Europe.

  • US judge cautions Blackwater jury on immunity Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 2:18 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.

  • *Weak factory data in China, Europe raise oil demand concerns. SINGAPORE, Sept 2- Brent crude held steady below $103 a barrel on Tuesday, with new unrest in OPEC oil producer Libya balanced by concerns of slowing oil demand growth due to weak economic recoveries in China and Europe.

  • ISIS displaying a deft command of varied media Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 11:59 AM ET
    A fighter of the Islamic State stands guard near the city of Baiji, north of Baghdad June 19, 2014.

    Western intelligence services are worried about ISIS's extraordinary command of seemingly less lethal weapons: media.

  • Long-term battle with ISIS: Pro     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:11 PM ET

    Discussing how strong of a threat ISIS is to the United Kingdom and the U.S., with John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital.

  • Europe a risk for investors?     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Discussing economic concerns in Europe, and where investors should maintain their focus, with Robert Pavlik, Banyan Partners, and Sam Wardwell, Pioneer Investments.

  • ISIS threat: What we know     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the now "severe" terror threat from ISIS, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; and John Harwood provides insight to remarks from President Obama.

  • Investment risks after increased ISIS threat     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    The FMHR traders discuss the increased threat from terrorist group ISIS, and whether investors should update their positions.

  • UK facing bigger threat than US: Chertoff     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    Former Secretary of U.S. Department of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, explains why specific issues in the United Kingdom make them more of a target from ISIS than the United States.

  • How big a threat is ISIS to US     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    Retired U.S. Army Gen. Barry McCaffrey, says he is proud of how the Brits are stepping up to ISIS. He also shares his opinions on what the U.S. should to do to deal with ISIS.

  • UK raises terror threat     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the terror threat from ISIS Friday morning, and President Obama is taking heat for his comment regarding no strategy yet in response to dealing with ISIS. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.

  • Disputed Kurdish oil tanker goes dark near Texas Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:09 AM ET
    A still image from video taken by a U.S. Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft shows the oil tanker United Kalavyrta (also known as the United Kalavrvta), which is carrying a cargo of Kurdish crude oil, approaching Galveston, Texas July 25, 2014.

    The missing tank—filled with $100 million of disputed oil—is the latest development in a risky game of cat-and-mouse between Baghdad and the Kurds.

  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the execution of 250 Syrian soldiers by ISIS, as well as news Russian President Vladimir Putin lashed out at Ukraine during an event with students.

  • Islamic State's appeal presents Jordan with new test Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 8:28 AM ET

    *King Abdullah says Jordan more prepared than ever for risk. AMMAN, Aug 29- He had a good job and a loving family, but it wasn't enough for a 25- year old Jordanian who abandoned his life of privilege in Amman to join the Islamic State group that has seized swathes of neighbouring Iraq and Syria.

  • Obama on ISIS: 'We don't have a strategy yet' Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 7:08 AM ET
    Yezidis living in Washington stage a protest outside the White House in Washington, United States, August 7, 2014, against the ISIS attacks on Yezidis in Iraq.

    President Obama put the brakes on the prospects of U.S. airstrikes against Islamic militants in Syria, saying “we don't have a strategy yet.”

  • Ahmed Heikal, chairman of Qalaa Holdings, one of the companies taking part in the expansion of the Suez Canal, says the project will be delivered on time.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 29- U.S. crude futures stayed above $94 a barrel on Friday, holding overnight gains as positive economic data boosted the outlook for demand in the world's largest oil consumer. *U.S. crude had edged down 2 cents to $94.53 a barrel by 0024 GMT, after settling up 67 cents on Thursday.

  • HOUSTON, Aug 28- A tanker near Texas loaded with $100 million of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude has disappeared from satellite tracking, the latest development in a high stakes game of cat-and-mouse between Baghdad and the Kurds.