Drawn By Twitter And Trained In Syria, Terrorists Could Turn West

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Masses of refugees wait in line to receive food aid distributed in the Yarmouk camp on Jan. 31 in Damascus, Syria. United Nation Relief and Works Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Syria On Track To Become World's Largest Source Of Refugees

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Last year, a Palestinian man fishing off the coast of the Gaza Strip discovered what is thought to be a 2,500-year-old bronze statue of the Greek god Apollo. The rare statue vanished from public view almost immediately after being pulled from the sea. The Hamas government in Gaza says it now has control of the statue. APA Images/STR/APA/Landov hide caption

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A Greek Treasure Pulled From The Sea Disappears Again In Gaza

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Clashes break out between rival Egyptian groups near Cairo's Tahrir square, on Jan. 25, 2014. The day marked the third anniversary of the uprising that toppled former ruler Hosni Mubarak, but the military is back in control in Egypt. Khaled Kamel/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A vehicle inside the U.S. Consulate compound in Benghazi is engulfed in flames after an attack on Sept. 11, 2012. "There is no evidence whatsoever that al-Qaida or any group linked to al-Qaida played a role in organizing or leading the attack," says New York Times correspondent David Kirkpatrick. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Benghazi, U.S. Intelligence Wasn't Focused On 'Homegrown Militants'

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U.S. Response To Syria's Humanitarian Crisis Criticized

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Jockeys take their camels home after racing in Egypt's El Arish desert. The annual race draws competitors from around the Middle East, including Saudi Arabia, where camels carry the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus. Nasser Nouri/Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Samuel Sheinbein, 18, arrives at the Tel Aviv District Court in this March 22, 1999 file photo. He was killed in a prison shootout on Sunday after being imprisoned for 17 years. STAFF/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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UN Security Council Agrees On Syria Aid Resolution

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U.N. Calls On Syria To Allow Access To Humanitarian Aid

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A Syrian refugee boy stands outside his tent at Al Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, earlier this week. Muhammad Hamed/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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A Republican View: U.S. Military Should Play No Role In Syria

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