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Paris Attacks May Prompt More Aggressive U.S. Strategy on ISIS

When the Islamic State stormed onto the scene in Syria and Iraq, it seemed focused on seizing territory in its own neighborhood. But in the last two weeks, the so-called soldiers of the caliphate appear to have demonstrated a chilling reach, with terrorist attacks against Russia, in Lebanon and now in Europe.

Saturday, November 14, 2015
The New York Times
Topics: 
Terrorism
Obama Administration
Military / Pentagon
Author Info: Peter Baker
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When the Islamic State stormed onto the scene in Syria and Iraq, it seemed focused on seizing territory in its own neighborhood. But in the last two weeks, the so-called soldiers of the caliphate appear to have demonstrated a chilling reach, with terrorist attacks against Russia, in Lebanon and now in Europe.
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