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*(Via Newsy) – The U.S. and partner nations have begun airstrikes on ISIS targets inside the warring nation of Syria.

The Pentagon’s press secretary tweeted confirmation of the news just as several outlets began reporting it Monday night.

Though it wasn’t totally unexpected, given the president did say this a couple weeks ago.

PRESIDENT OBAMA, FROM THE WHITE HOUSE:

“I have made it clear that we will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are. That means I will not hesitate to take action against ISIL in Syria as well as Iraq.”

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