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Aboard a U.S. Eye in the Sky, Staring Down ISIS

Aboard a U.S. Eye in the Sky, Staring Down ISIS

ABOARD A JOINT STARS SURVEILLANCE PLANE, Over Northern Iraq — Flying at 30,000 feet, the powerful radar aboard this Air Force jet peered deep into Syrian territory, hunting for targets on the ground to strike in the looming offensive to seize Raqqa, ISIS’s capital. It...