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Report: Jordanian Pilot Burned by IS Downed by Friendly Fire

Female combat pilot from UAE responsible for incident grounded

A Jordanian demonstrator carries a poster with a picture of slain Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-KaseasbehJERUSALEM—The Jordanian fighter pilot burned to death by Islamic State militants in Syria two months ago was not shot down by anti-aircraft fire, Yediot Achronot reported Sunday, but by a missile mistakenly fired by United Arab Emirates warplanes flying cover.

Zinke: Obama Needs to Give Congress a Plan to Fight Islamic State

Former SEAL says American inaction ‘emboldened Islamic terrorists’

Rep. Ryan Zinke (R., Mont.), a retired Navy SEAL, plans to confront President Obama about his administration’s failure to confront the Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS or ISIL) when newly elected members of Congress visit the White House.