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Efforts Underway to Prevent Foreign Fighters in Syria From Bringing Violence Home

The United States and its partners are focusing their military might on stopping the spread of the group known as the Islamic State in Iraq and on disrupting IS operations in Syria. Behind the scenes, however, efforts also are underway to prevent the violence from spreading back to Europe and the United States.   The daily drumbeat of airstrikes on the Islamic State target everything from bomb-making factories to bulldozers. Defense officials say the strikes are taking a toll. The...

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