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Friday, May 22, 2015

Kimberly Dozier
The Daily Beast
They’re supposed to be at the forefront of the battle against ISIS. But U.S. special operators say the Obama administration’s restrictive rules of war are harming their mission.
Peter Baker
The New York Times
President Obama denied that the United States and its allies were losing the fight against Islamic State forces in the Middle East, but he acknowledged in an interview posted online on Thursday that more should be done to help Iraqis recapture lost territory.
Robert Costa
The Washington Post
Hillary Rodham Clinton announced Thursday that she will make her first major address as a presidential candidate in mid-June, two months after jumping into the 2016 race.