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Iraqi Kurdish Leader Vows Revenge for IS Beheadings

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden telephoned Iraqi Kurdistan President Masoud Barzani on Saturday to express condolences for the beheadings of three Kurdish fighters by Islamic State last week. The White House said both agreed that "such unconscionable acts of brutality reflect ISIL's [Islamic State's] true nature and reinforce our collective resolve to defeat ISIL." Barzani promised to avenge the deaths. He wrote in an online statement, "Those who martyr the...

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