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A look at how Islamic State turned church hall into weapons plant

A large munitions workshop on the grounds of St. George’s Church in a town near Mosul was part of an Islamic State weapons production network, turning out components of such high quality and consistency that they rivaled those of national militaries.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Syrian on trial in Germany for fighting with Islamic State group

Prosecutors don't believe that Shaas al-Mohammad, the 20-year-old defendant now on trial, was involved in the Christmas market attack, but cited it as one reason for allowing the public to observe the trial.
15 weeks 6 days ago

In new role on Hill, Portman will challenge Trump

Portman is a grown-up, a centrist Republican with substantial House, Senate and executive branch experience. He is not going to be intimidated by the White House or by Trumpkins’ attacks on social media.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Azeri oil money flowed into the DC swamp

The OCE was a rare entity that exposed the goings-on in the Washington “swamp” that Trump promised to drain — including the inner workings of some shady alliances that have undermined America’s moral authority and standing as a global values arbiter.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Coast Guard fines man $9,500 for laser strike on Washington state ferry

Mark Raden was riding a state ferry between Mukilteo and Clinton in 2015 when he pointed the laser at another ferry, hitting the vessel's master and chief mate in the eyes.
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