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Warner: Obama's 'no strategy' remark was 'a very unfortunate choice of words'

By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 05:08 PM

Warner: Obama's 'no strategy' remark was 'a very unfortunate choice of words'

"ISIS is an extreme threat," said the Virginia Democrat, who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee. "I think we need to leave all options on the table."
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Russia's gains cloud Obama's assurances to Baltics

Russia's gains cloud Obama's assurances to Baltics

By JULIE PACE | 09/02/14 03:44 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time this year, President Barack Obama will travel to Russia's backyard to assure nervous nations of his ironclad commitment to their security. But his objectives will be clouded by the West's inability to halt the Russian aggression in Ukraine that has stoked...
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Syrian rebels issue demands for captive UN troops

Syrian rebels issue demands for captive UN troops

By RYAN LUCASNICK PERRY | 09/02/14 08:14 AM

BEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels holding 45 Fijian peacekeepers hostage have issued a set of demands for their release, including the extremist group's removal from a U.N. terrorist list and compensation for the killing of three of its fighters in a shootout with international troops,...
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