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Two American Civilians Killed in Attack at Lebanese Restaurant in Kabul, Afghanistan

21 people, mainly foreigners, killed in suicide attack at Lebanese restaurant. A Chicago native, Lexie Kamerman, 27, was one of the 21 people killed in a Taliban assault Friday on a restaurant in Kabul. “First of all the world called her Lexie- She was an amazing young woman –smart, strong, beautiful, funny, stubborn and kind. […]

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US Soldier Killed in Army Helicopter Hard Landing at Hunter Army Airfield

A hard landing involving an MH-60 Black Hawk chopper attached to an elite Army helicopter unit, occurred at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah, Ga. The helicopter crew belongs to the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, which trains to fly helicopters behind enemy lines under cover of darkness. The unit is also known asthe Night Stalkers, […]

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Feinstein: Benghazi Attacks Were Preventable

Sen. Dianne Feinstein discusses the Intelligence Committee’s report surrounding the Benghazi attacks. The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence released the REVIEW of the TERRORIST ATTACKS ON U.S. FACILITIES IN BANGHAZI, LIBYA, SEPTEMBER 11-12, 2012 on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. The bipartisan report presents more than a dozen findings regarding the Sept. 11, 2012, assault […]

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China Sends Warplanes Into Disputed Zone

CNN’s Barbara Starr reports China is sending its warplanes into a disputed area of the East China Sea. US sending a message of “enough is enough” to China.

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Haiti: One dead as Anti-Martelly Protest Turns Violent in Port-au-Prince

Haiti: One dead as Anti-Martelly protest turns violent. Protesters clashed with police in Port-au-Prince on Monday, as thousands demanded that the country’s president Michel Martelly resigns. Port-au-Prince (populaiton 942,194) is the capital and largest city of the Caribbean country of Haiti. View Larger Map

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VIDEO: Shelling, Heavy Smoke From Syrian Cities, Homs and Deir el-Zour

VIDEO: Shelling and gunfire hit the Syrian cities of Homs and Deir el-Zour, according to activists. The violence came the day a deputy prime minister was reportedly sacked. View Larger Map View Larger Map

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CNN: US Aborted Plan to Capture a Suspect in Benghazi Attacks

CNN Pentagon Correspondent Barbara Starr: learned from sources that the U.S. aborted a plan to capture a suspect in the U.S. Consulate attack in Benghazi. US missed opportunity to capture Ahmed Abu Khattalah. The operation was aborted because of fear of that the capture would de-stabilize the Libyan government. Witnesses have said they saw Ahmed […]

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Aleppo, Syria Satellite Images Show Devastation, Mass Displacement

New satellite images from Syria show mass destruction from the sky. Hala Gorani reports. Aleppo is the largest city in Syria and serves as the capital of Aleppo Governorate, the most populous Syrian governorate. New satellite images of Aleppo provide the most recent evidence of how the protracted conflict in Syria is resulting in massive […]

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Sama Elmasry Sings Song of Disgust About President Barack Obama’s Performance with Egypt

An example of the divisiveness and disgust in Egypt can be seen in a video clip featuring a narrative song by Egyptian performer Sama Elmasry. Titled “You Obama, Your Father, Mother,” it attacks the US president for allegedly preferring Islamic radicals over the Egyptian army. You Obama, Your Father, Mother has gone viral, with over […]

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Al-Qaida Terror Threats: National Security Concerns As State Department Issues Worldwide Travel Alert

U.S State Department issues travel alert, closes embassies. The State Department cited the potential for terrorist attacks in the Middle East, North Africa, and the Arabian Peninsula, and has issued a worldwide travel alert because of the threat of terrorist attacks from al-Qaida and affiliated organizations on Friday. The alert expires Aug. 31, 2013. *** […]

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