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U.S.-Arab Coalition in Syria Could Impact Regional Balance

Lt. Gen. William C. Mayville, Jr., speaks about the Syrian bombing campaign Sept. 23 in Washington, D.C. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The U.S. Copes With Complex Logistics in Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu (C) speaks Sept. 20 at Esenboga Airport in Ankara to welcome dozens of freed Turkish hostages held by Islamic State militants in northern Iraq for more than three months. (ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Turkey Must Tread Carefully Against Islamic State