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Russia, Iran and Syria Issue Warning to U.S.

Russia, Syria and Iran strongly warned the United States Friday against launching new strikes on Syria and called for an international probe into last week’s chemical attack there. Russian Foreign…

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STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT TRUMP ON SYRIA

Mar-a-Lago, Florida 9:40 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: My fellow Americans: On Tuesday, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad launched a horrible chemical weapons attack on innocent civilians. Using a deadly nerve agent,…

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Russian Opposition Leader Navalny to Campaign Despite Ban

Alexei Navalny’s campaign chief says that Russia’s popular opposition leader will keep campaigning for authorities to cancel an election ban. Navalny, who organized nationwide anti-corruption protests last month, plans to…

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Russia Says West Yerushalayim Capital of Israel

While events in Syria dominated headlines on Thursday, the Russian Foreign Ministry took the opportunity to mention that it recognizes West Yerushalayim as the capital of Israel, a historical departure…

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Nunes Temporarily Steps Down from House Probe on Russia

The chairman of the House of Representatives’ Intelligence Committee, Devin Nunes, said on Thursday that he was temporarily stepping down as head of the panel’s investigation into Russia, citing what…

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Bomb Defused in St Petersburg

  ST. PETERSBURG  (Reuters) – Russian authorities have made safe an explosive device found in a residential building in St. Petersburg, the TASS news agency reported on Thursday. A law enforcement…

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