Iraqi Dancer's Dreams Cut Short By Terrorism

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Defense Secretary Ash Carter, shown here at his Pentagon office in February, said the attempted coup in Turkey last week caught everyone by surprise. But he does not believe it will harm the battle against the Islamic State in Syria. The U.S. uses an air base in Turkey to launch strikes against ISIS. Ariel Zambelich / NPR hide caption

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Defense Secretary: Turkey's Turmoil Shouldn't Harm Battle Against ISIS

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ISIS Juggles Losing Territory While Stepping Up Attacks In Iraq

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U.S. Should Keep Its Presence In Iraq, Afghanistan, Retired Gen. Dempsey Says

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7-Year Analysis Finds British Hastily Entered Iraq War

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Baghdad Still Reeling From Weekend Truck Bomb; Scores Died

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Three Terror Attacks Raise The Spector Of A ISIS's Growing Reach

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Massive Bombing In Baghdad Leaves At Least 121 Dead

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Iraqi firefighters and civilians evacuate bodies of victims killed from a bomb at a commercial area on Sunday in Karada neighborhood, Baghdad, Iraq. Khalid Mohammed/AP hide caption

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At Least 142 Killed In Islamic State-Claimed Bombing In Baghdad

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Central Baghdad Bombing Kills At Least 80

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