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  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
  • U.S. believes Syria used chemicals
    The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
  • The Destiny of Cities: Throughout history, forces both natural and human have made cities rise and fall
    Examples abound of capital fleeing cities and taking culture with it. Long before the Reconquista drove Islam out of Iberia, eleventh-century Muslim Córdoba--increasingly ill-governed and burdened with court intrigue--tired of its allegiance to free ...
    11/22/2017 - 6:30 am | View Link
  • How Trump’s Hands-Off Approach to Policing Is Frustrating Some Chiefs
    The city joined the program after a police officer fired eight rounds toward the back of a fleeing and unarmed black motorist, Walter Scott, whose death inflamed tensions with police across the country. The police in St. Anthony, Minn., were early in the ...
    11/22/2017 - 4:41 am | View Link
  • Never Attribute to the Supernatural That Which Is Adequately Explained by a Golden Retriever
    Yemenite food has become an intrinsic part of Israeli cuisine, introduced with the waves of Yemenite-Jewish migrants who came to Israel, fleeing worsening tensions during the 1950s. Irit’s parents were among them. Lachuch is a basic mixture of flour ...
    11/22/2017 - 1:28 am | View Link
  • AP Was There: Extent of Srebrenica massacre comes to light
    Nearby lives Sefika Secic, 17 years old and pregnant. Secic survived the fall of Srebrenica by fleeing through the woods. She last saw her husband, Sahbaz Muharemovic, standing stripped to the waist with hundreds of other men under Serb guard at Kravice ...
    11/21/2017 - 7:09 pm | View Link
  • The Latest: Britain says Mugabe exit forges 'new path'
    The new statement from Emmerson Mnangagwa makes clear that he remains outside Zimbabwe after fleeing and won't return until his security is guaranteed. Mnangagwa confirms that Mugabe has invited him to return "for a discussion" on the recent events.
    11/21/2017 - 2:40 am | View Link
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  • Murder of Timothy Brenton
    The murder of Timothy Brenton occurred on October 31, 2009, in the Central District of Seattle, Washington, United States. Timothy Q. Brenton (February 9, 1970 ...
    11/19/2017 - 7:57 am | View Website
  • Civilians in the line of fire: Syria INGO Regional Forum ...
    Thousands of Syrians are still being killed, wounded, displaced, and besieged every day as the war rages on and help is not reaching people in need, the Syria INGO ...
    11/18/2017 - 9:13 pm | View Website
  • NLF and PAVN battle tactics
    NLF and PAVN battle tactics comprised a flexible mix of guerrilla and conventional warfare battle tactics used by the Main Force of the People's Liberation Armed ...
    11/18/2017 - 8:56 am | View Website
  • The girl in the picture
    A photo taken 43 years ago of Kim Phuc, a young Vietnamese girl fleeing naked from a napalm attack, continues to resonate today as the personification of ...
    11/18/2017 - 5:57 am | View Website
  • Syria: Airstrikes or minefields – Raqqa’s residents face a ...
    People fleeing Raqqa for Manbij are camped out under trees to protect from the summer heat.
    11/16/2017 - 6:59 pm | View Website
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