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President Obama said at no time in his presidency was an anti-terror strategy not used just "because we didn't use the label 'radical Islam.'" (Associated Press)

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President Obama said at no time in his presidency was an anti-terror strategy not used just "because we didn't use the label 'radical Islam.'" (Associated Press)

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Omar Mateen appears to have been preparing for the Pulse nightclub attack since at least June 4, when he purchased one of the firearms used in the assault. (MySpace via Associated Press)

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American troops have been approved to restart joint ground operations with Afghan forces at the behest of Gen. John Nicholson, the top U.S. commander on the ground. (Associated Press)

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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani in the dust of Manhattan on the morning of 9/11 attacks. He has decried President Obama's apparent inability to say the words "Islamic terrorism." (ABC News)

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Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a press conference at the Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Maduro accused the United States of sabotage plans against Venezuela, saying they aim to create a scenario of violence to justify a foreign military intervention to remove him from power. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos) ** FILE **

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Ed Henson, the Florida gun dealer who sold two semi-automatic firearms to the Muslim terrorist who gunned down 49 people Sunday, said he followed every law by the book and refuses to let the media make a villain out of him.

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Planned Parenthood Black Community said on its official Twitter page that Islamic terrorism perpetrated in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016, was the result of "toxic masculinity." (Twitter, Planned Parenthood Black Community)

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The Department of Homeland Security's June 2016 report by the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Subcommittee instructs officials not to use words like "jihad" and "sharia." (Department of Homeland Security)

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Gay conservative activist Milo Yiannopoulos says "mainstream Muslim culture," not radical Islam, is to blame for Sunday's terrorist attack at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. (Twitter/@Nero)

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Tennessee State Rep. Andy Holt, pictured here, is standing by his decision to give away two semi-automatic rifles during a campaign event this month, despite receiving death threats in the wake of Sunday's terrorist attack at a Orlando nightclub. (Facebook/@Andy Holt)

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FBI Director James Comey said a 10-month preliminary investigation was triggered when Omar Mateen told co-workers at a private security firm that he had family connections to al Qaeda and had mutual acquaintances with Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bombers. (Associated Press)

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U.S.-backed fighters on Thursday closed all major roads leading to the northern Syrian town of Manbij, a stronghold of the Islamic State group, and surrounded it from three sides. U.S. commanders rebuffed an offer from Turkey to provide assistance. (Associated Press)

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The latest instance of the second-generation terrorist syndrome played out in Orlando over the weekend, where Omar Mateen, son of immigrants from Afghanistan, went on a jihad-inspired rampage, shooting down 49 people and wounding 53 others in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. (MySpace via Associated Press)

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Reddit moderators rushed to close threads discussing the Islamic terror attack in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016, after details about the shooter began spreading online. (Reddit, official Twitter page)

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Monday, June 13, 2016. NATO's chief says the alliance will agree this week to send four multinational battalions to the Baltic states and Poland to boost their defenses against Russia. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

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Omar Mateen opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub Sunday, police said. (Associated Press)

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Omar Mateen worshipped at the Islamic Center of Fort Pierce, Florida, but the mosque's Imam Shafiq Rahman said Mateen exhibited no signs of radicalism or sympathetic overtures toward the Islamic State or other militant organizations. (Associated Press)

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Illustration on GOP attacks on Trump by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and rival Hillary Clinton both condemned the Orlando terror attack Sunday. (Associated Press)