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ISIS militant forces take over more towns in Iraq

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The crisis in Iraq continues to escalate as the extremist jihadist organization known as ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) captured another town near the Syrian border. Continue reading

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Syria peace talks end without agreement

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO The Syrian peace talks ended Friday without any agreement. However, U.N. mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said the fact that the two sides met at…read more

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Tension high on first day of Syrian peace talks

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Yesterday, for the first time since the country’s civil war began in 2011, the Syrian government and the nation’s opposition groups sat in the same…read more

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Negotiations to end Syrian civil war begin in Switzerland

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Negotiators from dozens of countries are arriving in Geneva, Switzerland, for the beginning of peace talks that aim to end Syria’s brutal civil…read more

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U.S. to Pursue Diplomatic Solution in Syria

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President Barack Obama has been lobbying Congress and the American people to support a military strike against Syrian military targets as punishment for using chemical…read more

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