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"Until Russia launched its military operation in Syria last month, the war in Georgia was the last time its air force had conducted air strikes in combat."

“Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi came to office a year ago promising to rebuild his country. But the Iraqi state has grown weaker as power has leaked to Shi’ite militia leaders.”

"Fighting intensified around Ghazni on Monday, as Taliban militants threatened to seize a second provincial capital after briefly occupying Kunduz."