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The Danger of North Korea: A Case of Boy Who Cried Wolf

Today, Commander of U.S. Pacific Command Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr. warned that tensions between the U.S. and North Korea are at an all-time low. “The crisis on the Korean peninsula is real—the worst I’ve seen,” Harris stated. “There is … Continue reading

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President Obama Hopes to Close Guantanamo Bay Facility

Today, President Barack Obama called for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba. He plans to deliver the proposal to Congress this week, seven years after he made the encampment’s closure part of his presidential platform. Obama … Continue reading

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Turkey Shoots Down Russian Jet, Pilots Killed

The Syrian civil war has been spilling across the borders in various ways of late. Hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees have been pouring into Europe, necessitating the European Union and individual member states to address the issue officially. On … Continue reading

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Syrian Militants Using Caged Hostages to Deter Attacks

As the situation in Syria continues to degrade, some armed groups have begun placing people in cages in order to deter indiscriminate attacks against settlements or specific sections thereof. The people in the cages are suspected to be captured fighters … Continue reading

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