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US aircraft carrier repositioned in case needed in Iraq

The Pentagon said Saturday that the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush will be repositioned to provide President Obama "additional flexibility" in Iraq.<p>An Al Qaeda splinter group, known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, has been on the move. The group has been conducting an offensive …

Thousands of Iraqi men answer urgent call to arms

BAGHDAD (AP) — Thousands of Shiites from Baghdad and across southern Iraq answered an urgent call to arms Saturday, joining security forces to fight …

U.S. aircraft carrier ordered to Arabian Gulf in wake of Iraq unrest

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Israeli prime minister says 3 missing teens kidnapped by terror group

A terror group abducted the three teens missing from the West Bank, Israel's prime minister said Saturday, as soldiers combed the rocky terrain and searched homes to try and find them.<p>Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu again blamed the Palestinian Authority for the Thursday night disappearance of …

Iraqi leader threatens deserters with execution amid militant blitz

Iraq's prime minister on Saturday threatened his nation's troops with execution if they had abandoned their posts in the face of a blitz attack by Islamic militants who swept through northern provinces this week.<p>Speaking to a group of army officers in a televised address from the central city of …