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Palestinians Lose a Shelter in Iraq

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U.S. Hamas Policy Not Proactive, Experts Say

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Recalling the Iran Hostage Crisis

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United States Pushes U.N. for Action Against Iran

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Iran Defies Security Council, Enriches Uranium

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President Bush talks about Iran.

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Suicide Bombers Hit International Force in Sinai

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Scholars Propose Way Out of Iran Confrontation

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Attacks in Egypt May Hinder Democracy

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Ten Suspects Held in Egyptian Resort Bombings

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Syrian Leader Discusses Lebanon with U.N. Agents

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Egypt Arrests Three in Sinai Bombing Probe

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Egypt Searches for Answers After Deadly Bombings

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In Dahab, Bombing Was Sudden and Deadly

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Three Explosions Rip Through Egyptian Resort

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