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The Middle East And 5 Dimensions

Never in modern times has the Middle East been so chaotic. Many of us who have worked in the region have been comparing it — frighteningly — to Europe’s Thirty Years’ War (1618–48), during which many nations and groups battled each other over everything from territory to religion and commerce. 854 more words


Israel launches airstrike on Syrian border after seeing bomb

JERUSALEM – Israel’s military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting militants carrying a bomb in the Israeli-held Golan Heights. 504 more words


The Stories of 4 People Killed By U.S. Drones

UPDATED: April 24, 2015 3:52 p.m.

WASHINGTON (WNEW/AP) — A look at the lives of four men — two Western hostages and two American terror suspects — who were killed by CIA drone strikes in Pakistan. 1,292 more words