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U.S. Preparing Options Against IS in Syria

The United States is preparing military options, including surveillance flights, to pressure the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) in Syria, U.S. officials said on Monday, according to Reuters.

They stressed, however, that no decision had been made to expand U.S. action beyond the limited airstrikes under way in Iraq.

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