Iraq

Shooting victim, Ahmed Al-Jumaili

Man Who Recently Moved To Dallas, Shot While Taking Pictures Of Snow

Al Jumaili had just moved to Dallas from Iraq to escape ISIS, and was shot while take snow pictures.

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NBC News Anchor Brian Williams Suspended For 6 Months

Brian Williams the NBC “Nightly News” anchor who admitted he falsely recounted a story that he was in a helicopter that was hit by ground fire in Iraq in 2003 was suspended without pay by for six months.

02/10/2015

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Soldier Speaks On Brian Williams Inaccurate Iraq Mission Story

A North Texan who was on the same, much talked about 2003 Iraq mission with Anchor Brian Williams, speaks on discrepancies in Williams’ story,

02/05/2015

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Poll: 2 Of 3 Americans Say IS Threat Is Important

Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is important.

10/26/2014

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White House Intruder Identified As Texas Army Veteran

Authorities have identified White House intruder.

CBS 11–09/21/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry  (credit: Getty Images)

Perry Open To Sending US Troops To Iraq

Texas Gov. Rick Perry signaled Thursday that he would be open to sending U.S. combat forces to Iraq to fight the deadly Islamic state after its attacks on a Christian minority and the beheading of an American journalist.

08/21/2014

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FBI Director Warns Islamic Militants In Iraq “Coming For Us” 

U.S. airstrikes continue to pound Islamic militants in Iraq to keep them from their campaign of killing. On Monday, FBI Director James Comey sounded the alarm in Dallas about the militants known as ISIL.

CBS 11–08/11/2014

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U.S. Conducts Four Airstrikes On Iraqi Militants

The U.S. military says American jet fighters and drones have conducted four more airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq, taking out armored carriers and a truck that were firing on civilians.

08/09/2014

Munir Captain, 26, grew up in Iraq, and now lives in Dallas. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Iraqi Living In Texas Worries About Family During Air Strikes

As U.S. forces launch air strikes against militants in Iraq, Munir Captain applauds. The 26-year- old grew up in Iraq, and now lives in Dallas.

CBS 11–08/08/2014

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Protesters Rally In Dallas Against Obama’s Iraq Decision

About a dozen people gathered outside the Earle Cabell Federal Building in Dallas to protest the President’s decision to send 300 military advisers to Iraq.

06/20/2014

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Iraq Vets: We’re Watching Everything We Fought For Fall Apart

A decade ago, a generation of soldiers thought they were repairing Iraq. Now they’re expressing confusion and anger as they watch everything they fought for fall apart. CBS 11 News talked to some of those soldiers.

CBSDFW.COM–06/13/2014

Fort Hood Commanding General, Lt. Gen. Mark Milley and U.S. Senator John Cornyn.

“Mental Health Issues” Blamed For Fort Hood Shooting

An argument may have preceded Wednesday’s deadly Fort Hood attack.

04/03/2014

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