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Children Among Syria's Most Vulnerable Refugees

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After Benghazi Attack, Improving American Security Abroad

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'Distant Witness': Social Media's 'Journalism Revolution'

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Syria Accuses Israel Of Bombing Its Military Facility

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Some Syrian-Americans Take Humanitarian Aid Into Their Own Hands

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Ultra-Orthodox Jews are not required to perform military service in Israel, and the issue is subject to intense debate following the country's election last week. Here, ultra-Orthodox men sign up for alternate civilian service earlier this month. Baz Ratner/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Israeli Election Rekindles Debate Over Military Service

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The Controversy Surrounding Hagel's Confirmation

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Donors Consider More Relief Aid For Syria

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the Newseum in Washington, on Tuesday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Hillary Clinton Reflects On Challenges Of Office

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The Challenges To Democracy In Egypt

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In 1800, when the tapestry cap was made, Aleppo was a major textile center, dotted with workshops where silk was woven and crafted. This 1873 photograph shows a Muslim man and woman from the region. Courtesy of The Textile Museum hide caption

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From Aleppo, An Artifact Of A Calmer Age

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New Threat Emerges At Intersection Of Terrorism, Syndicated Crime

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