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U.S. and Arab partners go after ISIL in Syria

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The U.S. and its Arab partners launched a campaign of over 200 airstrikes in Syria this week in an effort to weaken ISIL. Continue reading

Israel withdraws troops from Gaza on second day of ceasefire

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A 72-hour cease-fire between Israel and Hamas has lasted for much of a second day as leaders from both sides arrive in Cairo, Egypt to discuss a lasting cease-fire. Continue reading

Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons Could Be “Game-Changer”

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New allegations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons against its people has forced President Barack Obama to reconsider whether or not to intervene…read more

The Iraq War, 10 years later – Lesson Plan

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By Imani M. Cheers, Ph.D. Subject(s) Social Studies, History, World History Estimated Time Two-Three 45 minute periods Grade Level 10th – 12th Objective: Students Will: Get an…read more

Syrian Refugees Face Harsh Conditions

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Click to download video As the death toll from the conflict in Syria continues to climb, many Syrians attempting to flee the violence are stuck…read more

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