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U.S., U.K.: Take aim at militants

Posted: September 5, 2014 at 3:19 a.m.

President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron confer at a session Thursday in Newport, Wales, on NATO’s role in Afghanistan.

President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron pressed fellow NATO leaders Thursday to confront the "brutal and poisonous" Islamic State militant group that is wreaking havoc in Iraq and Syria -- and urged regional partners such as Jordan and Turkey to join the effort as well.

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German soldiers load military equipment Thursday in Schkeuditz in eastern Germany onto a chartered cargo plane bound for Iraq... (By: JAN WOITAS ) (Credit: AP)

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