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Australia withdraws fighter jets from Iraq anti-IS squad

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Airport in Libya’s capital shut for third day after clashes

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) – The only functioning airport in Libya’s capital Tripoli remained shut for a third day on Wednesday after fierce clashes between armed groups damaged planes belonging…

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Britain bans entry to prominent U.S. Holocaust denier

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London (Reuters) – Britain has banned a prominent American Holocaust denier from entering the United Kingdom, according to a copy of correspondence from the interior ministry. Mark Weber, dir…

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The Algiers Accords: Decades of Violations – And Silence

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BY Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich | American Herald Tribune | January 17, 2018 This week marks the 37th anniversary of a pledge made by the United States in 1981: “The United States pledges that it is and…

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Why Senator Cardin Is a Fitting Opponent for Chelsea Manning

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Chelsea Manning’s senatorial bid offers a contrast to the Russian fear-mongering of incumbent candidate Ben Cardin, says Norman Solomon. By Norman Solomon The top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Ben Cardin [Md.], has become a big star in national media by routinely denouncing

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Cavusoglu: US-Turkey ties may get ‘irreversibly harmed’

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Foreign Minister Cavusoglu warns US counterpart Tillerson over moves to form a 30,000-strong army in the north of Syria.

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How the U.S. Is Making the War in Yemen Worse

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The conflict has killed at least ten thousand civilians, and the country faces famine. Why are we still involved?

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