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2 Sep 2014

The Nusra Front's Impossible Demand

Michael J. Totten's blog Considering the events of the last couple of weeks, you could be forgiven if you forgot that the Islamic State isn’t the only terrorist group fighting in Syria. There’s also the Nusra Front. They recently kidnapped ...

Beijing's Hong Kong Ruling Sparks Protests

Herald Sun. Australia. 10:28 AM EDT
29 Aug 2014

Obama: White House Still Working on ISIL Plan

Politico. United States. 05:00 PM EDT

Pakistan Crisis Deepens as Sharif Denies Seeking Army Role

Khaleej Times. United Arab Emirates. 04:34 PM EDT

OPINION. Putin's War 2.0 in Ukraine

Ingo Mannteufel. Deutsche Welle. Germany. 04:13 PM EDT

China-Vietnam Tensions 'Likely to Ease'

Asia News Network. Thailand. 04:01 PM EDT

Is Russia Suited for Democracy?

It's only a matter of time before Vladimir Putin becomes a bad memory and Russia becomes a normal European democracy, like other countries that were once thought to be “unsuited.”

Trapped UN Peacekeepers Defy Syrian Rebel Threats

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 03:43 PM EDT

The Weak US Response to China's Aggression in the Skies

US attempts to excuse or ignore China's aggressive high-flying harassment in international airspace will encourage more of the same.

Kurdish Push for Independence Derailed by ISIS?

Center for Strategic and International Studies. United States. 12:17 PM EDT

Iran and the P5+1: Getting to 'Yes'

International Business Times. United States. 12:06 PM EDT

Obama Cools Talk of Strikes Against Islamic State in Iraq or Syria

The Wall Street Journal. United States. 12:00 PM EDT

Ukraine Will Seek NATO Membership, Says Prime Minister Yatsenyuk

International Business Times. United States. 11:23 AM EDT

Scotland Stands to Win Even if Secession Vote Fails

Los Angeles Times. 10:51 AM EDT

Turkey's PM Davutoglu Unveils New Cabinet

The Journal of Turkish Weekly. 10:47 AM EDT

NATO Warns of 'Significant Escalation' in Ukraine

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 10:45 AM EDT

Ukraine Regroups As Russia Attacks

Kyiv Post. 10:41 AM EDT

Russia Slams Canada in Twitter War Over Geography

The Moscow Times. 10:30 AM EDT

Putin Calls on Pro-Russian Rebels to Release Ukrainian Soldiers

The Globe and Mail. Canada. 10:30 AM EDT

Pakistan Army Chief Intervention Sparks Fears of Political Meddling

Channel News Asia. Singapore. 10:24 AM EDT

Senegal Confirms Its First Case of Ebola

Today. Singapore. 10:06 AM EDT

Kenyan Police Link Mombasa Attack to Al-Shabaab

Standard Digital. Kenya. 09:50 AM EDT

Anarchy Looms in Libya

The Economist. England. 09:42 AM EDT