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Ukraine Fears Minor Attacks Are in Russia’s Game Plan

January 20, 2022
Vivian Salama, James Marson | The Wall Street Journal
Russia wants to destabilize Ukraine using a variety of attacks, Ukrainian officials said this week.
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What has Biden accomplished (or not) in 2021?

December 16, 2021
Yamiche Alcindor, Anjuli Sastry Krbechek, Ayesha Rascoe, Audrey Nguyen, Sam Sanders, Jinae West, Liam Mcbain, Nathan Pugh, Jordana Hochman | NPR
Now that we're nearly a year into Joe Biden's presidency (and out of Donald Trump's)... what has Biden actually achieved? What promises has he kept or not kept?
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Biden Warns Putin Invasion of Ukraine to Be Met With Economic Response and More

December 9, 2021
Vivian Salama, Alex Leary, Ann M. Simmons | The Wall Street Journal
President Biden warned Russian President Vladimir Putin that the U.S. and its allies would meet a military invasion of Ukraine with strong economic penalties.
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Biden Plays the Long Game as He Justifies the End of the ‘Forever War’

September 9, 2021
Peter Baker | The New York Times
The forever war is over, but the forever debate may be only beginning. As he presided over the end of a lost 20-year mission in Afghanistan, President Biden on Tuesday touched off a prolonged argument for history over his decision to get out, how he handled it and what it means for the future of America.
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Biden Pledged To End The Forever Wars, But He Might Just Be Shrinking Them

September 9, 2021
Asma Khalid | NPR
When President Biden looked into the cameras last week and firmly declared that "the war in Afghanistan is now over," his words were, in his view, the culmination of a central campaign promise.
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Uncertain future for Afghanistan under Taliban rule

September 2, 2021
Courtney Kube | MSNBC
What comes next for the country under Taliban rule, and what U.S. policy looks like going forward after the withdrawal?
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As Biden ends mission in Afghanistan, a refugee backlash looms at home

September 2, 2021
Anita Kumar | Politico
President Joe Biden has faced a torrent of criticism for abandoning Afghan partners as their country fell to the Taliban. Now, there is also a looming political controversy over the thousands of Afghans Biden will end up resettling over here.
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Did 9/11 permanently change life in the US? More Americans say so than ever before

September 2, 2021
Susan Page, Sarah Elbeshbishi | USA Today
The sense among Americans that the Sept. 11 attacks permanently changed life in the USA has grown, not faded – as the 20th anniversary of 9/11 approaches and a new peril threatens the nation.
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Kabul Airport Attack Kills 12 U.S. Service Members, at Least 60 Afghans

August 26, 2021
Nancy Youssef, Sune Engel Rasmussen, Yaroslav Trofimov | The Wall Street Journal
At least 60 Afghans and 12 U.S. service members were killed at the Kabul airport Thursday when two blasts ripped through crowds trying to enter the American-controlled facility, disrupting the final push of the U.S.-led evacuation effort.
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