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BEIRUT, Aug 27- Islamic State militants have executed Syrian army soldiers and are holding a group hostage after capturing an air base in northeast Syria at the weekend, pictures posted on social media by supporters showed on Wednesday.
BEIRUT, Aug 27- Islamic State militants have executed Syrian army soldiers and are holding a group of them hostage after capturing an air base in northeast Syria at the weekend, pictures posted on the Internet and on Twitter by supporters showed on Wednesday.
*Compares U.S. handling of IS with rise of al Qaeda. In comments likely to irritate Washington, Lavrov said the United States had made the same mistake with Islamic State as it had with al Qaeda, which emerged in the 1980 s when U.S.-backed Islamist insurgents were fighting the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports on a failed U.S. commando mission to rescue Americans held in Syria by ISIS.
"No just God would stand for what they did yesterday and what they do every single day," Obama says of the terrorists who beheaded James Foley.
CNBC's Scott Wapner and Eamon Javers discuss President Obama's remarks regarding ISIS, and the killing of American journalist James Foley.
President Obama says the U.S. will do what's necessary to see justice is done and acts against ISIS standing among others, after remarking on the murder of American journalist James Foley by ISIS.
President Obama remarks on the murder of American journalist James Foley by ISIS, who was taken hostage nearly 2 years ago in Syria.
American journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria two years, has apparently been executed by ISIS militants, reports CNBC's Sara Eisen.
The Islamic State (ISIS) claims to have beheaded American journalist James Foley and has threatened the life of another. NBC reports.
The Islamic State (IS or ISIS) faces increasing rejection from within Iraq and Syria despite its continued expansion, Global Post reports.
This group is the point of the spear against Islamic extremism. So why is the US ignoring them?, asks David Phillips.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized President Obama's Syria policy. CNBC's John Harwood reports Hillary Clinton is putting distance between her and President Obama.
The US airstrikes in Iraq came just in time; here's what needs to happen next, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
The US should help the Iraqi Kurds oppose the Islamic State, which is overrunning Iraq, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
LONDON, July 24- GlaxoSmithKline faces new allegations of corruption, this time in Syria, where the drugmaker and its distributor have been accused of paying bribes to secure business, according to a whistleblower's email reviewed by Reuters.
Airlines will likely still fly over hot spots as they try to balance flight times, fuel burn and other variables, NBC reports.
Iraq said ISIS seized a stash of uranium. These are scare tactics aimed at getting the U.S. to take action, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
ISIS has a legitimate grievance but the wrong tactics, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
A growing number of people who've fled Iraq and Syria are actually managing start their own businesses in Jordan.