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Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2014 19:20)
U.S. Continues to Bomb Targets in Iraq to Prevent GenocideSalem-News.com Staff
The United States also dropped relief supplies to members of the ancient Yazidi sect, tens of thousands of whom are massed on a desert mountaintop seeking shelter from fighters who had ordered them to convert or die.
U.S. warplanes bombed Islamist fighters marching on Iraq's Kurdish capital on Friday after President Barack Obama said Washington must act to prevent "genocide".