Q-and-A about Westerners who go to join the fight in war-torn Syria and efforts to stop them

  • by: AMY FORLITI , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 27, 2014 - 5:01 PM

MINNEAPOLIS — Douglas McAuthur McCain, an American killed in Syria while fighting with the Islamic State group, was part of a growing number of Americans and other foreigners recruited by terror groups to help them wage war in the Mideast.

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