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Columbia Star
School Starsindependent scholar, educator, and professional musician has received a Fulbrig
School Stars
Columbia Star / Posted 6 hours ago
independent scholar, educator, and professional musician has received a Fulbright U. S. Scholar Program grant from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Nearly 200 nursing and health science... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim Population in Latin America Grows 25% Amid Radicalization Concernsmarking an increase of nearly 25 percent from the 2.3 million who were residing
Muslim Population in Latin America Grows 25% Amid Radicalization Concerns
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
marking an increase of nearly 25 percent from the 2.3 million who were residing there in 2010, a Breitbart News analysis of U.S. Department of State (DoS) data shows. Among the Muslims in the region are people who emigrated from Muslim majority... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Legal Battle Continues Surrounding West Hartford Man Killed In Terror Attackused to do justice. The refusal is unconscionable and inexcusable." Blumenthal
Legal Battle Continues Surrounding West Hartford Man Killed In Terror Attack
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
used to do justice. The refusal is unconscionable and inexcusable." Blumenthal said he hopes the resolution will spur the U.S. Department of State to act. "The state department feels very restrictive sometimes about its foreign policy... Read more
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CircleID
ICANN Gets an In-House Physical Security Operations ProfessionalJardina's background are reported to include global security gained in the inte
ICANN Gets an In-House Physical Security Operations Professional
CircleID / Posted 2 days ago
Jardina's background are reported to include global security gained in the international development community, global media development and private sector corporate security, as well as the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. M... Read more
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Mashable
Tributes flow after death of former Singapore president S.R. Nathanlikes on Facebook in the 12 hours since it's been up. The page has posted sever
Tributes flow after death of former Singapore president S.R. Nathan
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
likes on Facebook in the 12 hours since it's been up. The page has posted several pictures of Nathan as a young man. The U.S. Department of State posted a condolence video on Twitter: The New Zealand High Commissioner to Singapore, Jonathan... Read more
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Breitbart
State Dept: Emails Not Evidence of Clinton Foundation Pay-to-Playunder a court order in a May 5, 2015, Freedom of Information lawsuit against th
State Dept: Emails Not Evidence of Clinton Foundation Pay-to-Play
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
under a court order in a May 5, 2015, Freedom of Information lawsuit against the State Department (Judicial Watch, Inc. v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:15-cv-00684)) requiring the agency to produce. Reporters also asked about 180 pages worth of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Russia, Iran team up to rule Middle Eastdecade. It marks the beginning of mutual imperial dreams for two potential adve
Russia, Iran team up to rule Middle East
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
decade. It marks the beginning of mutual imperial dreams for two potential adversaries of the United States. • Lamont Colucci, a former diplomat with the U.S. Department of State, is an associate professor of politics and government at Ripon Colle... Read more
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ABC News
US 'Concerned' Over Extrajudicial Deaths in Philippinesrule of law, due process, and respect for universal human rights, and that thes
US 'Concerned' Over Extrajudicial Deaths in Philippines
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
rule of law, due process, and respect for universal human rights, and that these principles promote long-term security," U.S. Department of State Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner said. "We strongly urge the Philippines to ensure its law... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Embassy Partners With Center Stage to Send Algerian Artists to the United StatesCenter Stage is an exchange program organized by the Office of Educational and
U.S. Embassy Partners With Center Stage to Send Algerian Artists to the United States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Center Stage is an exchange program organized by the Office of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State to support and connect young artists, athletes, and musicians in more than 160 countries worldwide. The U.S. Embassy in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favouritethe full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposi
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favourite
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
the full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposition parties to operate independently," U.S. Department of State spokesman John Kirby said earlier this month. Ortega first ruled the country in the 1980s and... Read more
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Reuters
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favoritethe full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposi
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favorite
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
the full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposition parties to operate independently," U.S. Department of State spokesman John Kirby said earlier this month. Ortega first ruled the country in the 1980s and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favouritethe full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposi
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favourite
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the full participation of all Nicaraguan citizens, including by allowing opposition parties to operate independently," U.S. Department of State spokesman John Kirby said earlier this month. Ortega first ruled the country in the 1980s and... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Brazil Police: Two U.S. Swimmers Admit To Fabricating Story About Armed RobberyBrazilian police is "saying that they’re keeping the door open to prosecuting a
Brazil Police: Two U.S. Swimmers Admit To Fabricating Story About Armed Robbery
Sports Business Daily / Posted 7 days ago
Brazilian police is "saying that they’re keeping the door open to prosecuting all four men for providing false testimony." U.S. Department of State Deputy Spokesman Mark Toner in a statement said that the department "would not require Lochte to... Read more
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Fortune
What Comes Next for Ryan Lochte and the U.S. Swimmers in the Rio Robbery CaseBrazil until their case is complete. That could mean the swimmers stay in Brazi
What Comes Next for Ryan Lochte and the U.S. Swimmers in the Rio Robbery Case
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
Brazil until their case is complete. That could mean the swimmers stay in Brazil for weeks or months. Critical Role of the U.S. Department of State As mentioned above, the State Department can assist Conger and Bentz in hiring local attorneys. The... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Kenyan Refugee Camp Closure Shakes San Diego's Somali Populationwind down the camp before the end of the year could mean returning to the unsta
Kenyan Refugee Camp Closure Shakes San Diego's Somali Population
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
wind down the camp before the end of the year could mean returning to the unstable country is no longer just an option. A U.S. Department of State map of Somalia. In a June article by Al Jazeera, Somalia's ambassador to the United States said the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
2 US Swimmers pulled from flight in Rio amid robbery claimsthe incident on Thursday as well,” he said. “We will continue to provide update
2 US Swimmers pulled from flight in Rio amid robbery claims
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
the incident on Thursday as well,” he said. “We will continue to provide updated information as it is appropriate.” The U.S. Department of State is also monitoring the situation, said spokesman John Kirby. “We have seen media reports that two... Read more
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Breitbart
Read the Scary Descriptions of Refugees by Idaho Refugee Agencyon the size of the family.” This totals $1,125 per person, all money used by th
Read the Scary Descriptions of Refugees by Idaho Refugee Agency
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
on the size of the family.” This totals $1,125 per person, all money used by the Refugee Center and provided by the U.S. Department of State. After these first thirty days and until they hit a certain income level or eight months have... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Postal News: Post Office to host Passport Fair; Spanish-speaking staff to assistparent is required. Each passport for an adult must be accompanied by a check
Postal News: Post Office to host Passport Fair; Spanish-speaking staff to assist
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
parent is required. Each passport for an adult must be accompanied by a check or money order for $110, made payable to the U.S. Department of State and a $25 acceptance fee made payable to USPS. Fees for children under 16 are $80, payable to the... Read more
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Market Watch
46% of U.S. refugees are now Muslim, and 44% Christianbased on religion, race, nationality, political opinion or membership in a part
46% of U.S. refugees are now Muslim, and 44% Christian
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
based on religion, race, nationality, political opinion or membership in a particular social group,” according to the U.S. Department of State. Since 1975, America has opened its doors to more than 3 million refugees from around the... Read more
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Rappler
In New York, children of Indonesian migrants learn Bahasa Indonesiano need to learn masculine and feminine versions of words as in French and Span
In New York, children of Indonesian migrants learn Bahasa Indonesia
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
no need to learn masculine and feminine versions of words as in French and Spanish. The Foreign Service Institute of the U.S. Department of State estimates that it would take 36 weeks for an English speaker to gain a general proficiency in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Puerto Vallarta kidnapping worries travelerskeep our industry, residents and travelers informed, safe and well taken care o
Puerto Vallarta kidnapping worries travelers
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 days ago
keep our industry, residents and travelers informed, safe and well taken care of at all times,'' it said. It begins: "The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens about the risk of traveling to certain places in Mexico due to threats to safety... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Donald Trump unveils plan to fight terrorismterrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked
Donald Trump unveils plan to fight terrorism
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
terrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening... Read more
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ABC News
Lawmakers Push to Block Saudi Arms Sale as Casualties Mount in Yemenof civilian casualties continue to emerge from Yemen following strikes by the S
Lawmakers Push to Block Saudi Arms Sale as Casualties Mount in Yemen
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
of civilian casualties continue to emerge from Yemen following strikes by the Saudi Arabia-led coalition. Last week, the U.S. Department of State gave its preliminary approval for the sale of over 100 tanks, over 300 machine guns, scores of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'terrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
terrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'terrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'
KIVI Boise / Posted 9 days ago
terrorism." Trump didn't specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
July 10, 2011affairs. Having concentrated in international education, Barancik will remain i
July 10, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
affairs. Having concentrated in international education, Barancik will remain in Washington, D.C. and work at the U.S. Department of State in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The daughter of Jeff and Terry Barancik, of... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
July 3, 2011affairs. Having concentrated in international education, Barancik will remain i
July 3, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
affairs. Having concentrated in international education, Barancik will remain in Washington, D.C. And work at the U.S. Department of State in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The daughter of Jeff and Terry Barancik, of... Read more
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The Forward
ADL Slams Belgian Teacher Honored at Iran’s Holocaust Cartoon Contestthe prize were removed from his blog following the JTA’s publication of an arti
ADL Slams Belgian Teacher Honored at Iran’s Holocaust Cartoon Contest
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
the prize were removed from his blog following the JTA’s publication of an article on the prize Thursday. UNESCO and the U.S. Department of State said the contest offered a platform to anti-Semitism. School director Paul Vanthournout said... Read more
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dna
Apply for correct type of visa: UK High Commission’s curt reply to Amjad Ali KhanShah Rukh was detained at an U.S. airport. Nisha Biswal, Assistant Secretary of
Apply for correct type of visa: UK High Commission’s curt reply to Amjad Ali Khan
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Shah Rukh was detained at an U.S. airport. Nisha Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia at the U.S. Department of State, tweeted apologising for the hassle. ‘Sorry for the hassle at the airport, @iamsrk ‘ even American... Read more
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New Kerala
Artists, intellectuals travelling abroad should be placed under special category: newkerala.com #104679Shah Rukh was detained at an U.S. airport. Nisha Biswal, Assistant Secretary of
Artists, intellectuals travelling abroad should be placed under special category: newkerala.com #104679
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Shah Rukh was detained at an U.S. airport. Nisha Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia at the U.S. Department of State, tweeted apologising for the hassle. "Sorry for the hassle at the airport, @iamsrk - even American... Read more
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New Kerala
SRK should wear 'My name is Khan and I am not a terrorist' band: NCP - newkerala.com #104501Ali Khan had applied for a visa to perform at the Royal Festival Hall in Septem
SRK should wear 'My name is Khan and I am not a terrorist' band: NCP - newkerala.com #104501
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Ali Khan had applied for a visa to perform at the Royal Festival Hall in September in London. Earlier, the U.S. Department of State apologised for the move offered a clarification, saying that even 'American diplomats' were pulled... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Terrorism Insurance 101there still can be plenty of exclusions. For example, you may consider a "trave
Terrorism Insurance 101
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
there still can be plenty of exclusions. For example, you may consider a "travel alert" or "travel warning" from the U.S. Department of State a sufficient reason to cancel a trip to Burundi or Algeria, or even Europe, which was the subject of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Terrorism Insurance 101there still can be plenty of exclusions. For example, you may consider a "trave
Terrorism Insurance 101
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
there still can be plenty of exclusions. For example, you may consider a "travel alert" or "travel warning" from the U.S. Department of State a sufficient reason to cancel a trip to Burundi or Algeria, or even Europe, which was the subject of... Read more
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Newsmax
State Dept. Announces Grant Competition to Study Climate Changeto combating climate change, which they are tackling aggressively at the intern
State Dept. Announces Grant Competition to Study Climate Change
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
to combating climate change, which they are tackling aggressively at the international, national, and local levels. The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) seeks to highlight this shared commitment by driving policy and... Read more
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dna
After SRK's US immigration fiasco, Amjad Ali Khan's UK visa rejected@HCI_London @MEAIndia @UKinIndia @SushmaSwaraj.” US ambassador Richard Verma a
After SRK's US immigration fiasco, Amjad Ali Khan's UK visa rejected
dna / Posted 13 days ago
@HCI_London @MEAIndia @UKinIndia @SushmaSwaraj.” US ambassador Richard Verma apologises to SRK Following suit of the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Friday apologised to Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh... Read more
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New Kerala
First US State dept., now envoy Richard apologise to SRK over airport detention - newkerala.com #104125New Delhi, Aug. 12 : Following suit of the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. A
First US State dept., now envoy Richard apologise to SRK over airport detention - newkerala.com #104125
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi, Aug. 12 : Following suit of the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Friday apologised to Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan over his detention at the U.S immigration at Los Angeles airport, ensuring it... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Bollywood Star Shah Rukh Khan "Detained" (Again) at L.A. Airportreally sucks.” While there has been no official statement yet from immigration
Bollywood Star Shah Rukh Khan "Detained" (Again) at L.A. Airport
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
really sucks.” While there has been no official statement yet from immigration authorities, in a response to Khan's tweet, U.S. Department of State assistant secretary for south and central Asia, Nisha Biswal tweeted, “Sorry for the hassle at the... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. State Department issues clarification over SRK detention at LA Airport - newkerala.com #104070Washington D.C, Aug 12 : The U.S. Department of State on Friday apologised to B
U.S. State Department issues clarification over SRK detention at LA Airport - newkerala.com #104070
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Washington D.C, Aug 12 : The U.S. Department of State on Friday apologised to Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan following his detention at the U.S immigration at Los Angeles airport and offered a clarification, saying that even 'American diplomats'... Read more
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New Kerala
SRK detained: Congress calls on US to stop harassing 'known personalities' repeatedly - newkerala.com #104056to update their data so genuine and known people are not harassed," Congress le
SRK detained: Congress calls on US to stop harassing 'known personalities' repeatedly - newkerala.com #104056
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
to update their data so genuine and known people are not harassed," Congress leader Rajeev Shukla said. Meanwhile, the U.S. Department of State apologised to Shah Rukh Khan following his detention at the U.S immigration at Los Angeles airport... Read more
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Business Standard India
SRK detained: Congress calls on US to stop harassing 'known personalities' repeatedlyto update their data so genuine and known people are not harassed," Congress le
SRK detained: Congress calls on US to stop harassing 'known personalities' repeatedly
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
to update their data so genuine and known people are not harassed," Congress leader Rajeev Shukla said. Meanwhile, the U.S. Department of State apologised to Shah Rukh Khan following his detention at the U.S immigration at Los Angeles airport... Read more
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asianage
Shah Rukh Khan gets detained by US immigration, and not for the first timerespect security with the way the world is, but to be detained at US immigratio
Shah Rukh Khan gets detained by US immigration, and not for the first time
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
respect security with the way the world is, but to be detained at US immigration every damn time really really sucks. The U.S. Department of State did apologise following his detention and offered a clarification, saying that the detention was... Read more
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asianage
Shah Rukh Khan gets detained by US immigration, and not for the first timerespect security with the way the world is, but to be detained at US immigratio
Shah Rukh Khan gets detained by US immigration, and not for the first time
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
respect security with the way the world is, but to be detained at US immigration every damn time really really sucks. The U.S. Department of State did apologise following his detention and offered a clarification, saying that the detention was... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Why does Shah Rukh Khan get detained by the US Immigration so often?world is, but to be detained at US immigration every damn time really really su
Why does Shah Rukh Khan get detained by the US Immigration so often?
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
world is, but to be detained at US immigration every damn time really really sucks. He deleted this tweet, later on. The U.S. Department of State did apologise following his detention and offered a clarification, saying that the detention was... Read more
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Reuters
Big business needs to step up in the fight against Islamic StateThat aid could save lives — and boost their bottom lines. (Ryan B. Greer is CE
Big business needs to step up in the fight against Islamic State
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
That aid could save lives — and boost their bottom lines. (Ryan B. Greer is CEO of Vasa Strategies, a social impact and political risk consultancy. He has worked at the White House and the U.S. Department of State on counteri... Read more
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ABC News
US Gives Preliminary Approval for Sale of Military Equipment to Saudi ArabiaThe U.S. Department of State approved a possible sale of tanks, machine guns, a
US Gives Preliminary Approval for Sale of Military Equipment to Saudi Arabia
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
The U.S. Department of State approved a possible sale of tanks, machine guns, ammunition, and other land force military supplies to Saudi Arabia worth $1.15 billion. Saudi Arabia requested more than 100 tanks, 300 machine guns, 100 smoke grenade... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Parents of Benghazi victims sue Clintonalleging her use of a private email server "compromised the location of Ambassa
Parents of Benghazi victims sue Clinton
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 15 days ago
alleging her use of a private email server "compromised the location of Ambassador Christopher Stevens and thus the U.S. Department of State and the covert CIA and other government operations in Benghazi, Libya that both Sean Smith and... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassadormore, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's al
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassador
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
more, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's all about the money." As you can imagine, the U.S. Department of State isn't thrilled with the comments. "We've seen those inappropriate comments made about Ambassador... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassadormore, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's al
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassador
KIVI Boise / Posted 15 days ago
more, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's all about the money." As you can imagine, the U.S. Department of State isn't thrilled with the comments. "We've seen those inappropriate comments made about Ambassador... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassadormore, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's al
Philippine President Duterte Had Some Choice Words For US Ambassador
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
more, so this crazy will just give more money, just to make peace.' So, it's all about the money." As you can imagine, the U.S. Department of State isn't thrilled with the comments. "We've seen those inappropriate comments made about Ambassador... Read more
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The Chronicle
'Reckless statements and erratic behavior': Duke prof. Peter Feaver denounces Donald Trump, signs open letter from top GOP national security officialswriting it and acquiring the signatures for it? Peter Feaver: John Bellinger [
'Reckless statements and erratic behavior': Duke prof. Peter Feaver denounces Donald Trump, signs open letter from top GOP national security officials
The Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
writing it and acquiring the signatures for it? Peter Feaver: John Bellinger [who served as the Legal Adviser for the U.S. Department of State and the National Security Council during the George W. Bush administration] organized this. He and I... Read more
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