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Suspected Islamic State militants languish in a prison cell in northeastern Syria in October. The Pentagon has reported about 10,000 ISIS fighters are being held in prison facilities in northeastern Syria. Some 2,000 are said to be foreign fighters, with the rest identified as Iraqi and Syrian nationals. Of the 2,000 foreign fighters, an estimated 800 are from European nations. Fadel Senna/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Robert O'Brien, President Trump's new national security adviser, has dire warnings for U.S. allies considering Huawei as a partner for 5G networks. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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China Wants Your Personal Information, Trump's National Security Adviser Warns

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Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, pictured during a Senate Judiciary hearing in June, has released his office's report on the Russia investigation. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before Congress last year. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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DOJ Watchdog On Russia Probe: No Evidence Of Bias, But Problems With Surveillance

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Three sailors were killed and eight injured in a shooting at the Pensacola Naval Air Station on Friday in Florida. The FBI is investigating the attack as an act of terrorism. Josh Brasted/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy meet in New York. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Why The Trump Decision To Delay Aid To Ukraine Is Under Scrutiny

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A woman walks past a wrecked van near the northwestern Syrian village of Barisha. Local residents and medical staff tell NPR that noncombatant civilians were killed and injured in the van the night of the U.S. raid on the compound of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Ibrahim Yasouf/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Syrians Say U.S. Helicopter Fire Killed Civilians During The Raid On Baghdadi

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Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee (right), speaks as Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, listens during an impeachment inquiry hearing on Capitol Hill on Nov. 21. Andrew Harrer/Getty Images hide caption

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Ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., makes an opening statement as former White House national security aide Fiona Hill, and David Holmes, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill last month. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Lev Parnas (left) exited federal court following his arraignment on Oct. 23 in New York City. He and associate Igor Fruman were back in court on Dec. 2. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Prosecutors: More Charges Possible In Case Of Giuliani Associates Parnas, Fruman

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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., leaves at the conclusion of a House Democratic Caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in October. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Mark Sandy, from the Office of Management and Budget, arrives to the U.S. Capitol earlier this month for a deposition regarding whether President Trump ordered a hold on military assistance to Ukraine. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump said in an interview this week that he intends to designate Mexican drug cartels as foreign terrorist organizations despite resistance from Mexican officials. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Mark Sandy, a senior career official at the Office of Management and Budget, outside the Capitol before his close-door deposition earlier this month. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images hide caption

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Philip Reeker, acting assistant secretary of state for Europe, arrives Oct. 26 for a closed-door interview at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. Jose Luis Magana/AP hide caption

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