09/24/2014 10:03 am ET Updated Sep 24, 2014

In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Militant Cell Said To Plot An Attack Against The West -

WASHINGTON — American forces took advantage of the airstrikes against the Islamic State extremist group in Syria to try to simultaneously wipe out the leadership of an unrelated cell of veterans of Al Qaeda that the White House said Tuesday was plotting an “imminent” attack against the United States or Europe.

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