Study guide: US kills Iran’s top general


In this NewsHour lesson plan, students will learn about the hostilities taking place in Iraq, including the U.S. killing of Iran’s top General Qassem Soleimani. Continue reading

American Muslims React to Obama’s Speech


The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer talked with a group of American Muslims at their mosque in Maryland to get their reactions to President Obama’s Thursday…read more

Civil War Rages in Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka is in the midst of a decades-long civil war between government forces and the rebel group Tamil Tigers, killing thousands of civilians caught…read more

As Gaza Fights Israel, Lebanon Also Sees Problems Ahead


Lebanon, Israel’s northern neighbor, is no stranger to violent conflict. The country went thorough a 15-year civil war that ended in 1990 and fought a…read more

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