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Rep. Kinzinger: Ottawa Attacks Connected To ISIS

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Undated) -- Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger believes yesterday's attacks in Ottawa are connected to ISIS.   Representative Kinzinger says it may have been lone wolves who didn't have formal training from ISIS, but are just as dangerous. The House Foreign Affairs Committee member says police and military need to be able to protect themselves better…

Pentagon Admits Weapons Ended Up In ISIS Hands

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The Pentagon is admitting that part of a U.S. weapons drop intended for Kurdish fighters ended up in the hands of ISIS terrorists. Officials blamed wind for carrying off one of 28 weapons pallets that ended up being seized by ISIS. A video released by ISIS appears to show one of its…

Canadian Soldier Killed At Monument Honored

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Ottawa) -- Flags will fly at half staff in Ottawa for Corporal Nathan Cirillo, the soldier who was fatally shot while guarding Canada's War Memorial yesterday. His aunt told "The Globe and Mail" Cirillo was a member of Canada's Reserve Forces and was training to join the Canada Border Services Agency. The suspected gunman has…

U.S. Air Strikes Have Killed More Than 550 ISIS Fighters

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Undated) -- More than 550 Islamic militants are dead as a result of U.S.-led air strikes in Iraq and Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports the vast majority of those deaths are ISIS terrorists, with a few dozen members of the al-Qaeda affiliated Nursa Front also killed. The Britain-based Observatory also says more…

Obama: Canada Tragedy Underscores Need For Vigilance

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says the tragedy in Canada underscores the need for continuous vigilance. In brief White House remarks, the President said it is too soon to draw a definitive link to terrorism, including whether it was part of a "broader network or plan." One Canadian soldier is dead along with a suspected…