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Chobani's founder Ulukaya donates $700 million to refugees

By Ergulen Toprak

The founder of Chobani Hamdi Ulukaya will donate most of his wealth, at least 700 million dollars, to help the Kurdish refugees as well as refugees from all around the world. 817 more words


Palmyra in the World and on the World Wide Web

The story of Palmyra, not “just another town on the map,” according to the NBC Nightly News, but a site for “erasing history” in the ancient Roman city whose destruction was both… 1,087 more words

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How to beat ISIS in Iraq despite Obama's feckless foreign policy

CSP, by Fred Fleitz, May 29, 2015:

There have been a lot of compelling arguments made since the disastrous fall of the Iraqi city of Ramadi to ISIS last weekend that it is time for the President Obama to adopt a coherent strategy to defeat ISIS that includes sending ground troops to fight alongside the Iraqi army. 1,227 more words

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The High Cost of Defeating the Islamic State

This story was updated

Would the world be a safer place if the United States and its allies were to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria? 997 more words


La Salle Professor: 'The Fall Of Ramadi Is A Serious Setback'

By Gary R’nel

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Dr. Michael Boyle, Associate Professor of Political Science at La Salle University, criticized the White House’s handling of ISIS in Iraq and Syria and their process of building a coalition to confront the terror organization’s amassing of territory. 411 more words

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