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Who's who as the war in Syria internationalizes

Who's who as the war in Syria internationalizes

The latest chapter has only recently started. The Russian military and Syria State TV said two Israeli war planes carried out strikes on a Syrian air ...

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Saudi Prince affirms new policy on Israel

Saudi Prince affirms new policy on Israel

Saudi Arabia's crown prince said in an interview on Monday that Israelis are entitled to live peacefully in their own land, a remarkable s ...

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Canada and U.S. diverge on contraception and abortion at G-7 Summit

Canada and U.S. diverge on contraception and abortion at G-7 Summit

A year before the election of President Donald Trump signaled a shift in U.S. foreign policy to a pro-life position, Canada underwent a shift of its ...

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FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) released a report on Wednesday on the influence of the Confucius Institutes in American colleges and unive ...

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Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

On February 28, 2018, the Zionist Organization of America filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the Court”) brief with the United States Sup ...

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Mexican politician says Trump lights 'flame of hate' for Mexico

Mexican politician says Trump lights 'flame of hate' for Mexico

On Sunday, President Donald Trump challenged Mexico to do more to stem the tide of migrants from Central America who are seeking to reach the United ...

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A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

As part of Holy Week, over a thousand Central American illegal aliens set out to complete "Stations of the Cross&" traversing through Mex ...

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Trump hints at pulling out of NAFTA over 'caravan' of migrants from Mexico

Trump hints at pulling out of NAFTA over 'caravan' of migrants from Mexico

On Monday, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen affirmed that her department is "exploring all options to protect the Homeland." ...

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Pat Buchanan: Is Trump assembling a war cabinet?

Pat Buchanan: Is Trump assembling a war cabinet?

The last man standing between the U.S. and war with Iran may be a four-star general affectionately known to his Marines as “Mad Dog.” ...

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Turkey defies Trump as war with Israel looms

Turkey defies Trump as war with Israel looms

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for an "army of Islam" to attack Israel. In February, the Yeni Safak daily ran an arti ...

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When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

The March 26 editorial in the New York Times will go down in history as its most radical defense of abortion. It's hard to see how it can ever to ...

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Trump replaces National Security Adviser with veteran diplomat

Trump replaces National Security Adviser with veteran diplomat

President Donald Trump announced that veteran diplomat John R. Bolton will replace H. R. McMaster as national security advisor at the White House. Tr ...

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Newt Gingrich: What the elites don't understand about Trump

Newt Gingrich: What the elites don't understand about Trump

It's been nearly 14 months since President Trump took office, and the media and the Washington establishment still don't understand our n ...

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The case for shutting down Mexican consulates in the U.S.

The case for shutting down Mexican consulates in the U.S.

A reader who is an occasional correspondent has posed an interesting comment and question, which read in pertinent part: It is both legal and c ...

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John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

Nearly a half-millennium ago, on Aug. 9, 1549, Jesuit father Francis Xavier glimpsed the caramel beaches and emerald woodland slopes of ancient Formo ...

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Trump tweets about meeting with North Korean leader

Trump tweets about meeting with North Korean leader

President Donald Trump will meet with the dictator of North Korea, President Kim Jong-Un, according to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders. Whi ...

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Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Feminists are far from the only so-called left-wing or liberal group to betray their own basic principles out of a bizarre admiration for Islam, whet ...

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Pat Buchanan: Can America avoid another war in the Middle East?

Pat Buchanan: Can America avoid another war in the Middle East?

Candidate Donald Trump may have promised to extricate us from Middle East wars, once ISIS and al-Qaida were routed, yet events and people seem to be ...

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Trump says GM production to return from South Korea to Michigan

Trump says GM production to return from South Korea to Michigan

General Motors announced that it will shutter a factory in South Korea by the end of May while it restructures operations worldwide. In a statement, ...

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Critics admit that Trump's Mexico City policy restores America's moral influence

Critics admit that Trump's Mexico City policy restores America's moral influence

Some of President Donald J. Trump’s harshest critics admit that his reinstatement and expansion of the pr ...

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Patrick Buchanan: America has too many wars, too many enemies

Patrick Buchanan: America has too many wars, too many enemies

If Turkey is not bluffing, U.S. troops in Manbij, Syria, could be under fire by week’s end, and NATO engulfed in the worst crisis in its histor ...

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President of Uganda praises Trump, while U.S. ambassador condemns him

President of Uganda praises Trump, while U.S. ambassador condemns him

The president of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni declared his "love" for President Donald Trump. This came after Trump was accused of referring to ...

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State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

On Thursday, the Department of State published its list of countries designated as the worst offenders of religious liberty. Among those not making t ...

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Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

As tens of thousands marched in the streets of Tehran on Wednesday in support of the regime, the head of the Revolutionary Guard Corps assured Irania ...

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EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

In the presence of ecclesiastic and political dignitaries, the historic Bulgarian church of Sveti Stefan (Saint Stephen), overlooking the Golden Horn ...

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Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

The Trump administration welcomed UNICEF's new executive director, appointed on Monday, raising hopes, and questions, about wheth ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump leads from the front toward Iran

Newt Gingrich: Trump leads from the front toward Iran

There could be no greater contrast in leadership on the world stage and in interpreting reality than the Obama "lead from behind" model i ...

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Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

President Donald Trump began the New Year by sending out Twitter messages about Pakistan and Iran, two of the most sensitive global hot spots. After ...

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Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Following a vote in the United Nations that condemned President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to ...

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The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The vote in the United Nations General Assembly concerning Jerusalem on Thursday wasn’t really about Jerusalem — or even so much about Is ...

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Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala's president announced on Sunday that the Central American country will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, becoming the first nati ...

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Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

On Christmas Day, speaking to crowds assembled in St Peter's Square in the Vatican City, Pope Francis called on the nations of the world to ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump's achievements in security and foreign policy

Newt Gingrich: Trump's achievements in security and foreign policy

The excitement over passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overshadowed the extraordinary National Security Strategy report released on Monday. Just as ...

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NATO ally condemns Trump over UN resolution on Jerusalem

NATO ally condemns Trump over UN resolution on Jerusalem

In a 128-to-nine vote on Thursday, the U.N. condemned President Donald Trump’s decision to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to ...

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Guatemala rejects UN intervention on abortion

Guatemala rejects UN intervention on abortion

NEW YORK, December 22 (C-Fam) A scathing sentence of the Supreme Court of Guatemala on December 8 ordered government officials to withdraw a controve ...

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Trump takes UN to the woodshed

Trump takes UN to the woodshed

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the countries in the international body that the Trump administration "will be taking na ...

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Powerful Republican lobbyist to represent Iraq

Powerful Republican lobbyist to represent Iraq

A lobbying group that was founded by a Republican former member of the House of Representatives will be representing the government of Iraq in Washin ...

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Trump takes stand against U.N. Security Council

Trump takes stand against U.N. Security Council

"On Chanukah, you spoke like a Maccabi. You lit a candle of truth," Netanyahu said, thanking Haley and Trump for vetoing an anti-Israel U ...

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Trump keeps his word in the Middle East

Trump keeps his word in the Middle East

Courage: President Trump kept his word to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel while three past presidents failed to keep theirs. In 1995, ...

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Sec. State Tillerson will talk with North Korea until 'bombs fall'

Sec. State Tillerson will talk with North Korea until 'bombs fall'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday at an event at the Atlantic Council that he is open to negotiating with North Korea. Speaking Tuesda ...

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Trump administration has good news in Saudi Arabia for Westinghouse

Trump administration has good news in Saudi Arabia for Westinghouse

Energy Secretary Rick Perry visited Saudi Arabia earlier this month and discussed with officials there bids made by Westinghouse Electric Co. and oth ...

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United Nations warns Trump: 'America First' is not in America's interest

United Nations warns Trump: 'America First' is not in America's interest

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes that President Trump's pledge to make "America first"is actually detr ...

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Trump's Jerusalem move is a down payment for peace

Trump's Jerusalem move is a down payment for peace

It’s starting to sound like a plan. Since the beginning of the Oslo “peace process,” it has been assumed that Israel has more to ...

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Armstrong Williams: Moving embassy to Jerusalem is the right thing to do

Armstrong Williams: Moving embassy to Jerusalem is the right thing to do

Sometimes it is hard to do the right thing, but that doesn’t make it any less right.  Such is the case with Donald Trump and his announcem ...

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Moving U.S. embassy in Israel to cost millions and several years

Moving U.S. embassy in Israel to cost millions and several years

Speaking at the White House on Wednesday, President Donald Trump said that the United States will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the modern st ...

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Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis called for the "status quo" to be respected with regard to locating foreign embassies to Israel in Jerusalem. The pontiff&rsqu ...

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Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

It was a spark of light from the darkness of human rights violations, horrific war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide and ethnic cleansing tha ...

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Trump tosses around ungrateful LaVar Ball

Trump tosses around ungrateful LaVar Ball

President Donald Trump once again pointed out the refusal by LaVar Ball for failing to thank him for his son’s release from China, where he fac ...

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Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

In an analytical piece by Salena Zito of the New York Post, titled "Why no one is talking about Trump's game-changing deal,...

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Trump honors veterans on tour of Vietnam

Trump honors veterans on tour of Vietnam

On Friday, President Donald Trump was joined by First Lady Melania Trump at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa in Da Nang, Vietnam, where they greeted ...

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The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

“The Kurds have no friends but the mountains,” goes a traditional Kurdish saying. No friends but the mountains and Israel would be more a ...

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Trump and First Lady greet families of Japanese abducted by North Korea

Trump and First Lady greet families of Japanese abducted by North Korea

In a presidential first, President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump greeted the family members of persons who have been abducted by North Ko ...

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The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

Iraqi forces took Kirkuk city from the Kurds this week with hardly a shot fired. Twenty-two Kurdish fighters were killed in the sporadic and di ...

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Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the UN’s top human rights official, was conspicuously silent about LGBT issues when he addressed the Genera ...

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Sec. State Tillerson dismisses rift with Trump

Sec. State Tillerson dismisses rift with Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denounced a report by NBC News of his supposed disaffection with President Donald Trump. In a previously unscheduled ...

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DOJ announces successful trans-national criminal raids

DOJ announces successful trans-national criminal raids

The Department of Justice announced that in cooperation with the governments of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, criminal charges are being brou ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump reveals his sovereignty-based patriotism

Newt Gingrich: Trump reveals his sovereignty-based patriotism

In one of the most important speeches of his presidency, President Donald Trump has outlined a new standard for American leadership on the world stag ...

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President Trump announces his Make America First foreign policy

President Trump announces his Make America First foreign policy

Remarks by President Donald Trump to the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly United Nations New York, New York 10:45 am, Septe ...

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Venezuela reacts to Donald Trump

Venezuela reacts to Donald Trump

President Trump said in his inaugural address at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday what actions that the US is prepared to take.

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Trump warns UN of his policy toward Cuba

Trump warns UN of his policy toward Cuba

Besides castigating "Rocket Boy" -- North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un -- and threatening to utterly destroy the communist dicatorship, in h ...

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Republicans calls on Trump administration to eject Cuban diplomats

Republicans calls on Trump administration to eject Cuban diplomats

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Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

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Trump names first openly gay ambassador of his tenure

Trump names first openly gay ambassador of his tenure

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Political stakes for Trump in NAFTA negotiations

Political stakes for Trump in NAFTA negotiations

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Mystery surrounds disappearance of State Department security officer

Mystery surrounds disappearance of State Department security officer

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Crossing the Rubicon: Trump administration offers most constructive statement yet about Mideast peace

Crossing the Rubicon: Trump administration offers most constructive statement yet about Mideast peace

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NATO and UK hail Trump's re-commitment to Afghanistan

NATO and UK hail Trump's re-commitment to Afghanistan

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Walid Phares' ideas become White House foreign policy actions

Walid Phares' ideas become White House foreign policy actions

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Gen. Keane: North Korea missile crisis is 'Made in China'

Gen. Keane: North Korea missile crisis is 'Made in China'

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Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

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Pat Buchanan: The American way of war -- just and moral?

Pat Buchanan: The American way of war -- just and moral?

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V.P. Pence issues promise about Israel to Christian Zionists

V.P. Pence issues promise about Israel to Christian Zionists

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Mysterious: Cop shoots, kills yoga instructor and bride-to-be

Mysterious: Cop shoots, kills yoga instructor and bride-to-be

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Newt Gingrich: Hysterical media response to Trump's Warsaw speech

Newt Gingrich: Hysterical media response to Trump's Warsaw speech

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Trump says 'something can happen' with Paris environmental accord

Trump says 'something can happen' with Paris environmental accord

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Trump's foreign policy has not changed

Trump's foreign policy has not changed

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A readout of Trump's meeting with Putin

A readout of Trump's meeting with Putin

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Will Mexico pay for the wall? Trump says 'Absolutely'

Will Mexico pay for the wall? Trump says 'Absolutely'

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Trump: The values of faith, family, and freedom will never exist again if they are not defended

Trump: The values of faith, family, and freedom will never exist again if they are not defended

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Nikki Haley tells UN that America sees 'sharp military escalation' by North Korea

Nikki Haley tells UN that America sees 'sharp military escalation' by North Korea

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Krauthammer: Trump is at the end of the road in North Korea

Krauthammer: Trump is at the end of the road in North Korea

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Trump scolds as media wreaks havoc in Oval Office

Trump scolds as media wreaks havoc in Oval Office

Trump: 'You guys are getting worse'.

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Trump' significant trade deals boost petroleum industry

Trump' significant trade deals boost petroleum industry

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Mexico escalates Twitter war with Trump; Mexico beats Afghanistan and Iraq in narcowar deaths

Mexico escalates Twitter war with Trump; Mexico beats Afghanistan and Iraq in narcowar deaths

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American student held by North Korea dies; Trump says he will 'handle it'

American student held by North Korea dies; Trump says he will 'handle it'

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Family of American student brutalized by North Korea told by Obama administration to keep quiet

Family of American student brutalized by North Korea told by Obama administration to keep quiet

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Dennis Rodman gives 'Art of the Deal' to North Korean leader

Dennis Rodman gives 'Art of the Deal' to North Korean leader

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American embassy dismisses concerns over Australian premier's mockery of President Trump

American embassy dismisses concerns over Australian premier's mockery of President Trump

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UN expert calls for Internet censorship and worldwide LGBTQ laws

UN expert calls for Internet censorship and worldwide LGBTQ laws

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Trump and May to Islamist terrorists: 'No more Mr. Nice Guy'

Trump and May to Islamist terrorists: 'No more Mr. Nice Guy'

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Bush-era official says US carbon footprint dropped without a treaty

Bush-era official says US carbon footprint dropped without a treaty

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Major win for Trump in vetting possible terrorist visa applicants

Major win for Trump in vetting possible terrorist visa applicants

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Secretary of State Tillerson will not break bread with Muslims

Secretary of State Tillerson will not break bread with Muslims

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Cynical media still hyping Pope Francis - Trump photo

Cynical media still hyping Pope Francis - Trump photo

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Rand Paul applauds the scolding Trump gave NATO leaders

Rand Paul applauds the scolding Trump gave NATO leaders

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Israeli prime minister: Freedom defeats fear, Light defeats Darkness

Israeli prime minister: Freedom defeats fear, Light defeats Darkness

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Little did we know: JFK, nightclub performer

Little did we know: JFK, nightclub performer

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China welcomes end of U.S. participation in TPP

China welcomes end of U.S. participation in TPP

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Does Trump means what he says about defeating radical Islam?

Does Trump means what he says about defeating radical Islam?

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Inconvenient truth about the Genesis of the Palestinian Authority

Inconvenient truth about the Genesis of the Palestinian Authority

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