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2 years 9 months ago

On 17 September, the Sunni-oriented Baghdad TV cited a source in Al-Anbar police saying that “a suicide bomber driving a booby-trapped truck blew himself up near Al-Bu Farraj Bridge, northern Al-Ramadi. He said that the explosion resulted in killing nine people, mainly army personnel; wounding 11 others, some critically; and destroying large parts of the bridge.”

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Defecting Member of ISIL Delivers 'Testimony' on 'Concealed Truths About Al-Baghdadi's State'
LIN2014090552481892 OSC Summary in English 05 Apr 14
 
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We received this from our contacts in Iraq:

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A visual guide to the crisis in Iraq and Syria. 

UPDATED August 20, 2014

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Syria: SOHR Posts Article on ISIL Campaign To Recruit Fighters in July, Cites Salary Distribution

TRR2014082059994729 London Syrian Observatory for Human Rights in Arabic 19 Aug 14

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Web briefing from BBC Monitoring on 19 August 2014
 
- Sustained crackdown against ISIS presence on Twitter extends to accounts of prolific ISIS supporters, as cat-and-mouse chase continues
 
- Member of jihadist website incites lone-wolf attacks in US, but includes picture of London underground station among targets; meanwhile, new Twitter account dedicated to inciting lone-wolf attacks is promoted
 
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Iraq: Sunni Armed Factions Cooperate With Kurdistan Region Forces To 'Liberate' Mosul From ISIL
LIL2014081930318930 London Al-Sharq al-Awsat Online in Arabic 19 Aug 14
 
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Paper Interviews Iraqi Tribal Leaders on US Plans To 'Isolate' ISIL, 'Inevitable Clash'

LIR2014081764462275 London Al-Arabi al-Jadid online in Arabic 17 Aug 14

[Unattributed report from Baghdad: "US Plan to Isolate ISIL in Iraq and Move Confrontation to Syria"]

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Iraq Sunni tribes take up arms against jihadists

LIR2014081560976882 Beirut The Daily Star Online in English 1655 GMT 15 Aug 14 Middle East

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