Ukraine Crisis Casts Long Shadow Over NATO Summit
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Momentum Gathers For The West's Response To Russia
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U.S., Russians Try Track Two Diplomacy As Relations Hit A New Low
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Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Assad walk along a street in Mleiha, near the Damascus airport, during a tour organized by the Syrian government on Aug. 15. Omar Sanadiki/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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In Syria, The U.S. Weighs A Range Of Unpalatable Options
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U.S. Policy On Syria Marked By Caution, Official Says
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South Sudan's Leaders Jostle For Power As Prospect Of Famine Looms
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Obama Urges Iraqis To Form Inclusive Government
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At Africa Summit, South Sudanese President Resents Pressure From U.S.
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Summit Focuses Investors On Africa's Energy Opportunities
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Africa Summit To Tackle Food Stability And Climate Change
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A pro-Russian fighter guards the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine on July 19, 2014. Ukraine said the passenger plane was shot down as it flew over the country, killing all 298 people on board. Evgeniy Maloletka/AP hide caption

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U.S.-Russia Relations: More Carrot Or More Stick?
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Tiny Qatar Stands Tall In Middle East's New Diplomatic Landscape
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U.S., EU Try To Turn Up The Heat On Russia
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Kerry Claims Progress In Gaza Cease-Fire Talks
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In Cairo, First Steps Taken On Gnarled Path To Gaza Cease-Fire
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