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Jeff Katz
October 10, 2019 - 11:04 am
Just days after U.S. forces withdrew from Syria, the Syrian Democratic Forces, who fought ISIS alongside U.S. troops, were attacked and bombed by Turkey, leaving many to wonder why the U.S. seems to have abandoned an ally. READ MORE .
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August 22, 2019 - 2:17 pm
By DAVID RISING and SETH BORENSTEIN Associated Press TASIILAQ, Greenland (AP) — A frozen wasteland with an inhospitable climate? Or a strategic outpost with vast resources of oil, natural gas and rare earths just waiting to be tapped as the ice recedes and reveals the treasures? As warmer...
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Jeff Katz
July 22, 2019 - 10:59 am
The United States is deploying troops in Saudia Arabia amid rising tensions with Iran, according to a report from France24 . This marks the first time since 2003 any deployment of this kind has taken place. Is this a sign of a potential conflict between the U.S. and Iran? Read more on this story...
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Jeff Katz
June 25, 2019 - 5:14 pm
The left will try hard as they can to spin this, but there's no getting around it -- the tariffs worked. The Mexican government has officially sent a large contingent of troops to the U.S.-Mexico border in an effort to stem the flow of illegal immigrants into the United States. According to CNN,...
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June 25, 2019 - 8:18 am
By NASSER KARIMI Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Tuesday sharply criticized new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, saying the measures spell the "permanent closure" for diplomacy between the two nations. Iran's president described...
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June 24, 2019 - 8:38 am
By AYA BATRAWY Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held talks Monday with the Saudi king and crown prince after days of mounting tensions following the downing of a U.S drone last week and after President Donald Trump pulled back from the brink of...
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June 21, 2019 - 7:46 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States abruptly called off preparations for a military strike against Iran over the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone, a U.S. official said, while Iran claimed Friday it had issued several warnings before...
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June 20, 2019 - 8:22 am
By NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. drone on Thursday amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over the collapsing nuclear deal with world powers, American and Iranian officials said, though they disputed...
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Jeff Katz
June 18, 2019 - 12:07 pm
President Donald Trump tweeted on Monday that U.S. authorities would begin removing millions of immigrants next week who are in the United States illegally. ....long before they get to our Southern Border. Guatemala is getting ready to sign a Safe-Third Agreement. The only ones who won’t do...
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June 18, 2019 - 9:25 am
By MATTHEW LEE AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East as tensions in the Persian Gulf mounted Tuesday over Iran's announcement it will not comply with the international agreement that keeps it from making nuclear weapons. At the same time,...
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