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Globe Trot: ISIS intel didn’t fit Obama’s 2012 ‘narrative’

By Mindy Belz
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International | SYRIA: Former defense intelligence chief Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn said the White House ignored intelligence in 2012 defining the rise of ISIS because it…

Globe Trot: Obama declared ISIS ‘contained’ hours before Paris attacks

By Mindy Belz
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International | WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama’s national security team defended the president’s Friday statement before the Paris attacks that the Islamic State…

Globe Trot: Five U.S. service members dead in C-130 crash

By Mindy Belz
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International | AFGHANISTAN: A U.S. military plane has crashed near the Jalalabad airfield, killing 11. Five of the dead were U.S. service members. Despite Taliban claims to…

Globe Trot: Obama strong-arms Congress over Iran deal

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAN: Inside the clandestine White House campaign to thwart a debate on the Iran deal, Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., got drafted to deliver. So there will be no…

Globe Trot: Saudi king to visit Washington as Iran vote looms

By Mindy Belz
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International | SAUDI ARABIA: King Salman of Saudi Arabia will come to Washington next week in his first visit as head of the House of Saud and will meet with President…

Globe Trot: Turkey tries to eradicate growing Kurdish influence

By Mindy Belz
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International | TURKEY: Turkey’s prime minister has called for snap elections after failing to form a coalition government. The ruling Islamic parties took a hit when…

Lebanese Christians take up arms as ISIS terror spreads

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Lebanon | As Christians flee Syria and Iraq to escape the radical Islamic State, Lebanese Christians are preparing themselves for the possibility of hostilities flowing…

Staying alive

By Mindy Belz
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Middle East | Syrian refugees and their hosts in tiny Lebanon battle a big humanitarian crisis with grassroots, church-based help

Syrian refugees try to start over in Lebanon

By Mindy Belz
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Syria | With thousands pouring over the border every day, needs quickly overwhelm capacity

Globe Trot: Lebanese bombings reportedly target Assad critic

By Mindy Belz
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International | Twin bombings in Tripoli, the largest city in northern Lebanon, have left at least 27 dead and more than 350 wounded this morning. The blasts went off near…

Lebanon prime minister links car bomb to Syria crisis

By Wire Reports
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Middle East | BEIRUT (AP)—Lebanon's prime minister linked the massive car bomb that tore through Beirut to the civil war in neighboring Syria on Saturday, the latest…

The Middle East divide

The Middle East divide

By Mindy Belz
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Lebanon | In the case of Lebanon and Syria, parting ways is good news

 
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