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A rocket designed to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missile is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Tuesday. The Pentagon says it shot down a mock warhead over the Pacific in a success for the U.S. missile defense program. Matt Hartman/AP hide caption

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U.S. troops man a roadblock on Dec. 26, 1989, in Panama City, preventing access to the Vatican Embassy where Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega was holed up. The U.S. forces played loud rock music in an attempt to bring Noriega out. He surrendered on Jan. 3, 1990. AP hide caption

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A memorial outside Jones' congressional office includes 568 pictures of Marines from Camp Lejeune — which is in Jones' district — who were killed in Iraq or Afghanistan. Susan Davis/NPR hide caption

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'Asking God To Forgive Me': N.C. Lawmaker Seeks Redemption For War Votes

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Understanding And Countering The Lure Of Extremism

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SPLC Has Seen Rise In Hate Crime, Domestic Terrorism Attacks

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U.K.'s Anti-Terrorism Programs Under Scrutiny

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Trump's Trip Abroad: Takeaways

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Then-national security adviser Michael Flynn (left) and Jared Kushner, senior White House adviser and the president's son-in-law, in the East Room of the White House on Feb. 13. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Report: Kushner Discussed Setting Up Secret Communications With Russia

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British Police Suspend Intelligence Sharing With U.S. After Leaks

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Pentagon Reveals Results Of Probe Into Deadly Mosul Airstrike

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How Gen. Michael Flynn Became A Central Figure In The Russia Hacking Scandal

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British Police Say Manchester Bomber Was Part Of A Larger Network

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After Mixed Messages, NATO Officials Anxiously Await Trump's Visit

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Pompeo Signals He'll Move CIA In A More Aggressive Direction

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