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Sept. 13, 2001: An American flag, put there by rescue workers, stands in the wreckage of the World Trade Center.
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August 31, 2011 Foreign Policy makes the case that the rise of emerging markets, the creation of social media and other events have had stronger impacts than the terrorist attacks.
Jan. 30: A man in Cairo's Tahrir Square holds an anti-U.S. sign.
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February 7, 2011 Once again, an American president and his diplomatic aides are walking a difficult line. They're caught between the desire to support the aspirations of demonstrators demanding democracy and freedom, and long-standing U.S. support for an autocrat.
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A military police officer watches at the scene of a drug-related murder in Juraez, Mexico.
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December 30, 2010 Mexico's drug war is among the "16 brewing conflicts to watch for in 2011," the magazine warns.
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