American aircraft have carried out more strikes against the Islamic State, after the extremist group beheaded U.S. journalist James Foley. The attacks come despite threats to kill other hostages; a White House official says the U.S. could also targets areas in Syria, if warranted.
Read original article – Published August 21, 201410:59 AM ET
U.S. Won’t Rule Out Attack In Syria To Hit Islamic State
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