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Hagel Grilled By Fellow Republicans At Confirmation Hearing

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Former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., who has been nominated to be the next secretary of defense. Brendan Smialowski /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Syria Accuses Israel Of Bombing Its Military Facility

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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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North Korea's Rhetoric And Nuclear Capabilities

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Netanyahu To Change Coalition After Israel's Election

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Kerry Hopeful For Renewed Peace Talks Between Israel, Palestinians

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The interviews that form the core of The Gatekeepers began with a connection to Ami Ayalon, who was the head of Shin Bet from 1996 to 2000. Avner Shahaf/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Filmmaker Holds Up A Mirror In Interviews With Israel's 'Gatekeepers'

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The Changing Nature of American Diplomacy

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