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Bahraini protesters hold up flowers toward riot police near the Pearl Roundabout in February. On March 18, the government demolished the monument, which had become a prominent gathering place for opposition protesters. Hasan Jamali/AP hide caption

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Women Latest Target Of Bahrain Crackdown

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad unveils a sample of the third generation centrifuge for uranium enrichment during a ceremony to mark the National Nuclear Day day in Tehran on April 9, 2010. A report from the International Atomic Energy Agency says production of low enriched uranium at Iran's Natanz facility is on the rise. Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Nuclear Watchdog Details Concerns In Iran, Syria

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday. "I'm willing to make painful compromises to achieve this historic peace," he said. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Netanyahu Pledges Compromises For Peace

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In this photo released by an official website of the Iranian supreme leader's office, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves as President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stands in the background. Office of the Supreme Leader of Iran/AP hide caption

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Political Problems Mounting For Iran's Ahmadinejad

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Residents of Joplin, Mo. salvage items from their home on Monday, a day after a devastating tornado struck the town. University of Oklahoma meteorologist Howie Bluestein says this could be be the last major tornado of the season, or "it could continue to be crazy." Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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Scientists At A Loss To Predict Bad Tornado Seasons

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President Obama arrives to speak at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee convention in Washington, D.C., on Sunday. Obama tried to defuse the controversy that erupted last week when he argued that Palestinian-Israeli peace talks should begin with Israel's 1967 borders, with mutually agreed upon land swaps. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Obama Reiterates Comments On Israel's Borders

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