Foreign Policy

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NYPD Investigates Manhattan Bridge’s Mysterious Pro-Putin Banner

10/06/2016 3:40 PM Updated: 6 months ago

A giant banner of Russian President Vladimir Putin with the word “PEACEMAKER” was unfurled today on Manhattan Bridge. The sign was only briefly displayed, starting after


(Video) Lindsey Graham Explains Why Trump’s Syrian Plan Won’t Work

10/06/2016 2:20 PM Updated: 6 months ago
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State Department Condemns New Israeli Settlements

10/06/2016 7:40 AM Updated: 6 months ago

The U.S. Department of State condemned today the Israeli government’s plan to construct 298 new units of housing in the West Bank. The Department singled out


(Video) Explanation of What’s Going on in Syria

10/05/2016 6:00 PM Updated: 6 months ago

(Video) Jewish Professor Pins Rise of Modern Terrorism on Western Culture

10/05/2016 12:00 PM Updated: 6 months ago
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UN condemns death of 15 Afghan civilians in US airstrike

09/30/2016 9:20 AM Updated: 6 months ago

Kabul (AFP) – The United Nations has denounced the death of 15 civilians, including a child, in a US air strike against Islamic State militants in

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US ‘on verge’ of ending Syria talks with Russia: Kerry

09/29/2016 1:40 PM Updated: 6 months ago

Washington (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Thursday that Washington was on the brink of ending its talks with Russia on the Syrian

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Saudi Could Cut Anti-terror Ties Over US law: Analysts

09/29/2016 10:00 AM Updated: 6 months ago

Riyadh (AFP) – Saudi Arabia could reduce valuable security and intelligence cooperation with longstanding ally Washington after a Congressional “stab in the back” allowing 9/11 victims

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Victorious in Obama Battle, Schumer Hopes to Make Jewish First

09/28/2016 4:00 PM Updated: 6 months ago

As JP Updates reported earlier today, the Senate voted to override President Barack Obama’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), which allows

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US Threatens to End Cooperation Unless Russia Stops Aleppo Assault

09/28/2016 1:00 PM Updated: 6 months ago

Aleppo (Syria) (AFP) – The United States threatened Wednesday to suspend its engagement with Russia over the conflict in Syria following escalating attacks on rebel-held parts

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NATO says Aleppo attacks ‘blatant violation of international law’

09/27/2016 10:00 AM Updated: 7 months ago

Bratislava (AFP) – NATO head Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday the “morally totally unacceptable” bombardment of the Syrian city of Aleppo broke international law, and urged Russia

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Obama: Syria Haunts Me Constantly

09/22/2016 3:40 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Washington (AFP) – President Barack Obama has admitted his inability to end Syria’s brutal civil war still haunts him, but insisted his refusal to put his

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Likud MK Calls Obama “Naive and Messianic”

09/22/2016 3:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Likud MK Tzachi Hanegbi slammed U.S. President Barack Obama, calling him “naive and messianic,” The Times of Israel reported today. Hanegbi is also said to be

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Mideast Conflict Not About Settlements: Netanyahu

09/22/2016 1:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

United Nations (United States) (AFP) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the UN General Assembly on Thursday that his country’s conflict with the Palestinians had

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Air Strikes Pound Aleppo as U.S. and Russia Clash at U.N.

09/21/2016 6:00 PM Updated: 7 months ago

United Nations (United States) (AFP) – Russia and the United States clashed at the United Nations over the carnage in Syria on Wednesday, as air strikes

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Group Alleges that U.S. Boycotts Israeli Goods

09/21/2016 5:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

What should have been a simple gift basket has turned into a public relations crisis for the Obama Administration, resulting today in charges that the Obama

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Obama Draws Pledge From 50 Countries to take in 360,000 Refugees

09/21/2016 1:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

United Nations (United States) (AFP) – US President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged countries to “welcome the stranger in our midst” at a summit that drew

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Alliance Between Trump and Sisi Strengthens

09/21/2016 11:40 AM Updated: 7 months ago

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi spoke to CNN’s Erin Burnett in an interview that will air Wednesday night and spoke positively about Republican presidential candidate Donald

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Is the Profiling Trump Calls for “Racial”?

09/20/2016 3:00 PM Updated: 7 months ago

CNN came under fire yesterday after falsely saying that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has called for “racial profiling.” The headline CNN featured was “TRUMP SAYS

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US Energy Secretary Predicts Climate Law within Decades

09/20/2016 12:40 PM Updated: 7 months ago

New York (AFP) – US Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on Monday predicted that the world’s largest economy would have legislation by the end of the decade