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US expands air strikes to Iraq Sunni Arab heartland

Obama to explain his plan to take on jihadist militants

[BAGHDAD] The US said on Sunday it had carried out air strikes against jihadists in Iraq's Sunni Arab heartland, expanding its month-long air campaign and its involvement in the conflict.

It was a significant escalation for President Barack Obama, who made his political career opposing...

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