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"I didn't touch it with a dirty shirt," one B.C. flag maker said.
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They're not actually working on the borders, though, according to officials.
The UN says Yazidi people are facing genocide.
But the writers are standing behind the joke.
"The Kurds do not possess weapons like we have."
The children of war will never forget what they've been through. When that minute of silence has ended this Remembrance Day, please keep the world's child survivors in front of you. Then reach out to help them.
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Islamic State drove out a demoralized Iraqi army from Mosul in 2014.
"Sunny ways." The term crystallized Justin Trudeau's victory in 2015. His campaign was well run, and Trudeau successfully siphoned support from the right- and left-wing parties in Canada, ushering in what was supposed to be a new way of doing politics. But Trudeau has stumbled.
The mission entered a critical stage this week with the attack on Mosul.
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The term reportedly angers the so-called Islamic State.
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Victory in Mosul will mark a key moment in the fight against ISIL.
Among the signatories, we find distinguished members of international law community as well a younger researchers and assistants. The objective of this collective initiative is to challenge the invocation of the legal argument of self-defence by several States in the context of the war against ISIL or ISIS.
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Candles were lit in downtown Halifax for the souls lost in Baghdad's Karrada bombing. Around 100 people gathered in silence at the corner of Spring Garden Road and South Park Street to take a stand against violence and fear.
Brig.-Gen. Greg Smith said he underestimated Iraqi forces.
He was hacked to death on Saturday while on his way to work.
Huntingdon's clash of civilizations narrative insists that there is an irreconcilable conflict between Islamic and Western Civilization. Paradoxically the leaders of global terrorist movements such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) unequivocally agree with Huntingdon's view and have done their best to propagate it.
The prime minister continued to reject the idea that Canada is at war with the so-called Islamic State.
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Islamic State claimed the attack, saying it had targeted Shiite militiamen.
The events in her life over the past 18 months have left her in little mood for fun.
Some 31,000 women are currently pregnant inside the Islamic State. These children born out of conflict will form the future ranks of the group. School curriculum is being altered and reshaped to support extremism and strict adherence to the Islamic State's view of religion and philosophy. Children are desensitized to violence and trained for combat from an early age. This presents a complex, yet vitally important, challenge for any nations engaged with the Islamic State.
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The motion easily passed 178-147.
The government is deploying a capability that only a "handful of countries" in the world can provide.
He says the terror group poses a more insidious problem than those in Africa.
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"It is very important that we let these organizations work in a complete independent manner and not link it to our military action," said Marie-Claude Bibeau.
"Do good to those who hate you. Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who hurt you." This verse, objectively radical given its relevance today, is particularly applicable in the context of terrorist violence, where strangers are willing to viciously stab, shoot and murder total strangers. One need only think back to the Paris attacks and ask: how can such hatred be justified?
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Bill C-51 is simply unCanadian: it's vague legislation that violates the human rights and freedoms which define us as a country. The Liberal government has committed to rewrite what they describe as "problematic elements" of Bill C-51 and introduce new legislation that strengthens accountability in regards to national security, balancing this with rights and freedoms.
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The Canadian Forces says two CF-18 Hornets took to the skies on New Year's Day to attack ISIL fighting positions in Ramadi in support of Iraqi security forces.
"Let's face it. It's not a hugely sophisticated step to produce an app."
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The defence minister met with Kurdish military commanders and Canadian special forces who repelled last week's major offensive west of Irbil.
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Canada's foreign affairs and defence ministers insist there is "no pressure" from the Americans to step up Canada's contributions to the fight against ISIS, despite a letter from U.S. Defence Secretar...
"The mismatch between what we were saying and the actual contributions wasn't helpful."
The assertion led one defender of civil liberties to ask whether there is evidence to support it.