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Israel may have to take military action against Iran: Bolton

Agence France-Presse, Herzliya, Israel: Former US ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton said on Monday that Israel may have to take military action...
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Pakistani air strikes kill 21 militants in northwest

Pakistan's military said Thursday it had killed 21 militants in air strikes in a restive northwestern tribal area bordering Afghanistan. The strikes were carried out...

Bosnian Muslim general goes on trial for war crimes

Agence France-Presse, THE HAGUE: Rasim Delic, one of the few Bosnian Muslims to be indicted by the UN court for the former Yugoslavia, went...
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US Think Tank: Nordic-Baltic-Polish 9 Should Boost Security

According to a report by the think tank Center of European Policy Analysis, Russian troops performed an island attack exercise over the Gulf of...

CIA forms special unit focused on North Korea threat

The US Central Intelligence Agency said Wednesday it had formed a special unit dedicated to assessing North Korea's nuclear weapons threat. The CIA created its...

Petraeus Praises Pakistani Operations Against Insurgents

WASHINGTON: The commander of U.S. Central Command today praised the Pakistani army for operations it is waging against insurgents near the country's border with...

Syrian military in Aleppo fightback

Syrian military forces bolstered by Russian air strikes are making progress in the battleground city of Aleppo, rolling back the short-lived gains of a...

Koreas agree to defuse crisis after marathon talks

North and South Korea wrapped up marathon talks Tuesday with an agreement on a series of measures to defuse a crisis that had pushed...

Taliban attacks kill 14 Afghan police

Agence France-Presse, New Taliban attacks killed 14 Afghan policemen, police announced Monday, as the US-led coalition said its warplanes had bombed rebel compounds in...

Inside Cold War Oval Office: CIA releases intel briefs

On October 30, 1962 President John F. Kennedy received a secret CIA briefing on the first results of his diplomatic dance with Nikita Khrushchev...