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Washington PostTrump sets out national security strategy of 'principled realism' and global competitionWashington PostPresident Trump framed a new national security strategy Monday that cast his election as a pivot from failed economic policies and shortsighted negotiating strategies. “You spoke loud and you spoke clear,” Trump said of his upset election [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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USA TODAY#TwitterPurge begins as company suspends accounts deemed hateful, violentUSA TODAYTwitter administrators on Monday began suspending or closing social media accounts they deemed to be hateful, threatening or glorifying violence, among them the accounts of prominent white nationalists who are calling the move a “purge” and attack on ...'Twitter purge' [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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Washington PostThe Latest: Palestinian official denounces US Jerusalem vetoWashington PostUNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N Security Council vote on a resolution that would require the U.S. to rescind its declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (all times local):. 2:10 p.m.. A Palestinian official has denounced the [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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NPRTrump Outlines His Blueprint For Military And Foreign PolicyNPRUpdated at 2:09 p.m. ET. President Trump is outlining his goals for military modernization and economic advancement, as he unveils his national security strategy in a speech Monday in Washington. The strategy document — which every president is ...Trump's new strategy: Russia [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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Washington PostBritish air base on security alert after checkpoint incident, but terrorism not suspectedWashington PostLONDON — A British air base also used by U.S. forces was placed on temporary lockdown Monday after a driver apparently tried to ram through a checkpoint at the facility. The incident was not considered a [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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The Hill'Trumping' Jerusalem is fraught with dangerous implicationsThe HillWell, he told us he'd do it. As a candidate, President Donald Trump promised to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital; and he delivered. Prospects for peace and U.S. national security interests be damned. As Americans, we should be very concerned ...The Latest: [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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Washington PostUber driver with a criminal record killed British Embassy worker in Beirut, authorities sayWashington PostBEIRUT — Lebanese police have arrested a man suspected of killing a British woman who worked for her country's embassy in Beirut. Younis Awdi, an adviser for Lebanon's defense minister, told The Washington Post on [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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Washington Post'Twitter purge' suspends account of far-right leader who was retweeted by TrumpWashington PostTwitter on Monday suspended the account of a top official of a far-right British group whose anti-Muslim videos President Trump retweeted last month, amid the company's move to crack down on content that promotes hate or threatens [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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New York TimesCyril Ramaphosa Wins ANC Leadership Battle in South AfricaNew York TimesJOHANNESBURG — The African National Congress chose Cyril Ramaphosa, an anti-apartheid hero and business tycoon, as its new leader on Monday, positioning him to become South Africa's next president. Mr. Ramaphosa was a protégé of Nelson Mandela, who [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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ReutersIsrael believes US will veto UN resolution on JerusalemReutersUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Israel said it believes its longtime ally the United States will veto a United Nations Security Council on Monday that would call on U.S. President Donald Trump to withdraw his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's ...In Middle [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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New York TimesUber Driver in Lebanon Is Arrested Over Killing of Rebecca DykesNew York TimesLONDON — A driver for Uber in Lebanon has been arrested in connection with the killing of a British diplomat in Beirut over the weekend, and the ride-hailing company said on Monday that it was cooperating [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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New York PostObama protected Hezbollah drug ring to save Iran nukes dealNew York PostThe Obama administration protected members of notorious terror group Hezbollah from prosecution to save the Iran nuclear deal, a new report claims. A team at the Drug Enforcement Administration had been working for almost a decade to [...]
Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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