Obama Says U.S. to Keep Up Airstrikes as Militant Advance Halted

Obama Says U.S. to Keep Up Airstrikes as Militant Advance Halted

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Peshmerga fighters inspect the remains of a car, bearing an image of the trademark jihadist flag, which reportedly belonged to Islamic State militants after it was targeted by an American air strike in the village of Baqufa, north of Mosul, on Aug. 18, 2014.