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Legacy of a Secret Pact Haunts Efforts to End War in Syria

May 17, 2016
David Sanger | The New York Times
One hundred years ago on Monday, Britain and France signed a secret agreement carving out “spheres of influence” that ultimately created the modern Middle East.
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RNC meets in Florida, the Sanders movement, a redacted 9-11 report and remembering Prince

April 22, 2016
Republicans prep for an open convention and remembering music icon Prince.
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Obama’s Gulf gambit: More military aid to allies could ease regional rifts with Iran

April 21, 2016
Juliet Eilperin, Greg Jaffe | The Washington Post
President Obama promised Gulf Arab allies weapons and support Thursday to counter Iranian influence in the region even as he pushed them to be open to dialogue and diplomacy with their longtime rival.
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U.S.-Saudi Tensions in Focus as Barack Obama Visits Mideast This Week

April 18, 2016
Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
President Barack Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia this week at a low point in relations between Washington and Riyadh that are likely only to be set on a different course by whoever is elected to the White House in November.
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Exclusive look inside the global Panama Papers scandal

April 9, 2016
Eamon Javers | CNBC
CNBC's Eamon Javers sits down with Jurgen Mossack, Mossack Fonseca co-founder, to get a look inside the global Panama Papers scandal.
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Exclusive look inside the global Panama Papers scandal

April 9, 2016
Eamon Javers | CNBC
CNBC's Eamon Javers sits down with Jurgen Mossack, Mossack Fonseca co-founder, to get a look inside the global Panama Papers scandal.
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'Panama Papers' blockbusters make waves abroad, but secret money is a U.S. problem too

April 6, 2016
Doyle McManus | Los Angeles Times
Nevada, Wyoming and South Dakota have all passed laws making it easier to set up shell companies -- and harder to identify the real owners.
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Violence and Iranian missile tests cause havoc in Israel

March 9, 2016
A wave of Palestinian attacks on Israeli civilians and security forces has left the Middle Eastern state in turmoil, further exacerbated by the recent ballistic missile tests from Iran’s hardline Republican Guard faction. Gwen Ifill talks to Daniel Estrin of the Associated Press for more on the situation in Israel.
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