Obama, Abdullah Pledge Ties On Middle East

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Diana Putman Honored With 'Dissent' Award

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Obama, Medvedev Say They've 'Reset' Relations

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Russia's President Tours U.S. Looking For Business

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Two U.S. soldiers walk past a group of Afghan men resting on top of a destroyed tank in the Panjshir Valley of Afghanistan in September 2005. David Guttenfelder/AP hide caption

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'Shocking' Report: U.S. Funding Afghan Warlords

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Turkey Offers U.S. A Diplomatic Channel To Iran

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A First: U.S. Included In Human Trafficking Report

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U.S. Approves New Sanctions Against Iran

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Gaza Overtakes Obama's Mideast Shuttle Diplomacy

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Women in Kayseri, Turkey, hold national flags and posters at the funeral Thursday of Furkan Dogan, 19, the youngest of the nine activists killed in Monday's military takeover by Israeli forces of aid ships heading to the Gaza Strip. Anti-Israeli sentiment is high after the incident, and now threatens Israel's relations with Turkey, its only ally in the region. Burhan Ozbilici/AP hide caption

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Turkey Close To Severing Ties With Israel Over Raid

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Turkey Wants Obama To Condemn Israeli Raid

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The Diplomatic Fallout Of Israel's Flotilla Raid

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U.S. Takes Stock Of War Crimes Court

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U.N. Official Wants U.S. To Reevaluate Drone Use

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Mexican President Felipe Calderon addresses a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress on Thursday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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