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Baghdad is filled with peaceful activity late at night more than a year after Iraq declared the Islamic State defeated. In Ninevah province, however, it's a different story: Iraqis say the terrorist group remains a threat to daily life. (Associated Press/File)

Iraqis face daily Islamic State threats long after Baghdad’s claim of victory











U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan wave before boarding their airplane to Beirut at Ben Gurion airport near Lod, Israel, Friday, March 22, 2019. (Jim Young/Pool Photo via AP)

Mike Pompeo in Lebanon to talk Hezbollah amid Golan condemnation

- Associated Press

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan visit a church at Byblos, Lebanon, Saturday, March 23, 2019. (Jim Young/Pool Photo via AP)

Pompeo tours Lebanese historical sites in ancient city

- Associated Press

FILE - In this Monday, April 3, 2006 file photo, Israeli Rafi Eitan talks with the press after a meeting with Israeli President Moshe Katsav in Jerusalem. Eitan, a legendary Israeli Mossad spy who led the capture of Holocaust mastermind Adolf Eichmann, has died. He was 92. (AP Photo/Baz Ratner)

Legendary Israeli Mossad agent Rafi Eitan dies at 92

- Associated Press





FILE - The first load of nuclear waste arrives in this March 26, 1999 file photo, at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) site in Carlsbad, N.M., from Los Alamos National Laboratory.  Twenty years and more than 12,380 shipments later, tons of Cold War-era waste from decades of bomb-making and nuclear research across the U.S. have been stashed in the salt caverns that make up the underground facility.   (AP Photo/Thomas Herbert)

US underground nuclear waste dump explained

- Associated Press





President Donald Trump arrives at Lima Allen County Airport, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Lima, Ohio. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

AP FACT CHECK: McCain can’t respond but his record speaks

- Associated Press




FILE - In this file photo released on April 25, 2015, by a militant website, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, young boys known as the "caliphate cubs" hold their rifles as they parade after graduating from a religious school, in Tal Afar, near Mosul city, north Iraq. The Arabic words, center, read: "A parade of caliphate cubs after their graduation from a religious school." (Militant website via AP, File)

Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group

- Associated Press

Smoke rises from a strike on Baghouz, Syria, on the Islamic State group's last piece of territory on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

US-allied Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

- Associated Press

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