Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks while Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner looks on during a Nov. 21 news conference about new sanctions against Iran. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad waves in Pakdasht, southeast of Tehran, Nov. 23. Ahmadinejad on Wednesday said he was surprised at European moves to isolate Tehran's central bank. HO/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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U.S. Weighs Sanctions Targeting Iran's Central Bank
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Erdbrink Discusses Attacks On British Embassy
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Rajab Discusses Report On Bahraini Crackdown
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Egyptian Protesters Ponder Their Next Step
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Syrian has come under increasing international pressure in recent days. On Monday, Syrians protested in the capital Damascus against the Arab League's decision to impose sanctions. Syria has also come under sharp criticism from an independent commission that accused the security forces of systematically carrying out abuses against anti-government demonstrators. Yin Bogu/Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Report Says Syrian Forces Have Killed 256 Children
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Will International Sanctions Help Syrians?
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Arab Spring Turns To Arab Autumn
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Coptics Fear Islamists Will Sweep Egypt Elections
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Sobhi Saleh (right), a senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood and a candidate for parliament, speaks to voters at a polling station in Alexandria, Egypt, on Monday. The Brotherhood is expected to make a strong showing in the polls. Tarek Fawzy/AP hide caption

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In Egypt's Vote, Islamists Expect Strong Showing
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Throngs Of Voters Cast Ballots In Alexandria
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Voting Begins In Egypt's Parliamentary Elections
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A woman walks past Egyptian military near Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, on Sunday. Protesters have clashed with security forces in the days leading up to Monday's parliamentary elections, and women are being targeted. Manu Brabo/AP hide caption

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Sexual Violence Marks Latest Egyptian Protests
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Egyptians Abroad Vote From Afar
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Protest Roil Alexandria Before Egyptian Elections
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