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Globe Trot: Burmese opposition party poised for sweeping election victory

By Mindy Belz
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International | BURMA: The Guardian is live-updating results from elections in Burma (also known as Myanmar), where the opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) appears…

Globe Trot: Burma puts democracy to the test in Sunday elections

By Mindy Belz
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International | BURMA: On Sunday, Burma, also called Myanmar, is set to hold its first contested election in 25 years. Even before votes were cast, democracy icon Aung San…

Kayla Mueller to family: Give your pain to God

By Lynde Langdon
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ISIS | UPDATE: After confirming news of her death, Kayla Jean Mueller’s family released the following letter she sent them last year while still being held captive

Jordan calls news of American hostage death ISIS propaganda

By Lynde Langdon
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ISIS | UPDATE (3:35 p.m. EST): A spokesman for Jordan’s government expressed skepticism today at ISIS’s claim that a Jordanian airstrike in Syria killed an…

Midday Roundup: Jordanian king channels Clint Eastwood in ISIS fight

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Unforgiven. Shortly after vowing an “earth-shaking” response to the murder of a captured air force pilot, Jordanian officials executed two terrorists…

Globe Trot: Did Argentina’s president conspire with Iran in Jewish center attack?

By Mindy Belz
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International | ARGENTINA: Shortly before his death, Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman drafted an affidavit seeking President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner’s arrest,

ISIS burns Jordanian pilot alive

By Lynde Langdon
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ISIS | ISIS claims to have burned alive a Jordanian pilot whose jet crashed during a mission to attack the terror group. Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, 26, was the first…

ISIS kills second Japanese hostage

By Leigh Jones
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ISIS | Islamic State militants released a video late Saturday showing the beheading of a Japanese journalist held hostage by the group since October. Kenji Goto, who…

Globe Trot: Canadian officials delay D.C. trip after Keystone vote

By Mindy Belz
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International | CANADA:Yesterday’s 59-41 vote in the U.S. Senate against building the Keystone XL Pipeline will go down in the poli-sci textbooks for gamesmanship in its…

Apostasy rules

Apostasy rules

By Mindy Belz
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Jordan | King Abdullah cuts a tolerant figure, but converts know better

 
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