“The United States cannot fix Syria,” an Obama administration official said. “I simply fail to understand why we have U.S. troops there.”
While Congress weighs sending more aid to both countries, a new inspector general report details oversight issues and waste within the U.S. military.
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Israel prefers endless conflict to a Palestinian state.
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The senator’s comments came ahead of a Democratic caucus discussion about placing conditions on $14 billion in military aid to Israel.
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The Intercept has learned of around half a dozen events coordinated with Israeli officials during recent weeks — some of them hastily organized.
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The indictment for the brazen murder-for-hire plot brings more heat onto India for its alleged transnational assassination program.
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“Few people ... have had a hand in as much death and destruction, as much human suffering, in so many places around the world as Henry Kissinger.”
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A radical faction within the Likud party plotted to kill Kissinger in 1977, according to a news report from the time.
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More than two-thirds of the Palestinians proposed for release by Israel under the truce have not been convicted of any crimes. Most were arrested as children.
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