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New IS Video Warns U.S. Over Iraq Deployment

(BEIRUT)— The militant Islamic State group has released a video warning the United States that fighters await it in Iraq if President Barack Obama sends troops...

Video Purports to Show British Aid Worker Slain

BEIRUT — A video has been posted online purporting to show the beheading by the Islamic State group of British aid worker David Haines, who went missing in Syria...

Syrian Troops Reach Besieged Prison in Aleppo

Syrian troops reached a besieged prison Thursday in the northern city of Aleppo, ending a monthslong attempt by rebels to free the inmates inside, a Syrian...

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The Divided World of the Middle East

While Lebanon is inflamed once more by old hatreds, elsewhere in the Middle East a new Arab world is emerging, with powerhouses like Qatar and Dubai leading the...

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