Syria

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Globe Trot: Iraqi leader asks U.S. for ‘deeper security relationship’

By Mindy Belz
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International | IRAQ: President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki meet this afternoon at the White House. Maliki will be asking for “a deeper security…

Give me your tired

By Mindy Belz
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Middle East | Left untended, the refugee crisis from Middle East revolutions is washing up in the West

Globe Trot: Syrian army frees Christian town from militants

By Mindy Belz
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International | SYRIA: The Syrian Army has retaken the ancient Christian town of Sadad, following a week of fighting that has besieged about 3,000 Christians.

Globe Trot: Syrian misery multiplies

By Mindy Belz
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International | SYRIA: Hardships are mounting for refugees inside and outside Syria. “It is as if we are living on Jupiter or Mars,” said Qusai Zakarya, a spokesman for…

Syria’s chemical imbalance

By Jamie Dean
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Syria | Weapons inspectors rush in where aid workers cannot tread

Globe Trot: Haitians file sewage suit against the UN

By Mindy Belz
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International | HAITI: Advocates for Haitian victims of a cholera outbreak that killed over 8,000plan to sue the United Nations in federal court in Manhattan today.

Globe Trot: SEALs win one, lose one in weekend raids in Africa

By Mindy Belz
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International | LIBYA: A top al-Qaeda leader wanted for his role in the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Africa—and central to building al-Qaeda in Libya and North…

Globe Trot: From terrorist to president?

By Mindy Belz
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International | AFGHANISTAN: Abdul Rassoul Sayyaf has registered to run for president in Afghanistan. Sayyaf in 1996 helped Osama bin Laden return to Afghanistan, and the…

Globe Trot: Pakistan’s violence reaches all-time high

By Mindy Belz
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International | PAKISTAN: Terrorist violence is at an all-time high—2,500 Pakistanis killed in 2013 alone. That’s more than those killed between 2005 and 2007. Christian…

Midday Roundup: Profligate Detroit gets federal cash advance

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Federal bailout? The Obama administration has pledged $320 million to bankrupt Detroit, money designed to help the city recover amid its own financial…

Globe Trot: Whitewashed palaces and decimated Christianity

By Mindy Belz
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International | THE TACKY TASTE OF TYRANTS: Inside the fortified base of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad near Latakia, his ancestral home. “Like Assad’s…

Who stands with Syria’s Christians?

By Mindy Belz
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Syria | Thousands called to halt U.S. military action but few mobilize to protect their brethren

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