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A Cluster Bomb Killed My Father

As he did most days when I was home from university, my dad came into my room at six in the morning and placed a ...

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No Chickens or Cricket Bats

As of March 2012, there were 1,209 items on the Pakistani Ministry of Commerce's "negative list" of goods that cannot be imported from India. The ...

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5 Key U.S. Cables for Understanding Thailand’s Turmoil

05BANGKOK2219 The Thaksinization of Thailand -- Impressions After 3 Months Ambassador Ralph "Skip" Boyce, gives the lowdown on the strengths and tragic flaws of Thaksin ...

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It’s Not Just the Veil

Just Do It … Modestly Traditional clothing for Muslim women -- think head coverings and long sleeves -- might not seem compatible with modern athletics, ...

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40 Years of Foreign Policy

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Someday, Their Prince Will Come

Crown Prince Sultan, 86 | Defense minister Half brother to King Abdullah and the designated successor, Sultan has been treated for cancer twice and until ...

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Gaming the Electric Car Chase

CHINA Size of the bet: $15 billion by 2020 Strategy: Beijing has set wildly ambitious targets for its car companies, demanding that they put 500,000 ...

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The Internet Jihad

American suburban kid-turned-jihadi-propagandist Zachary Chesser is just one of many al Qaeda converts to embrace the Internet as a battlefield -- but he might be ...

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Books Behind Bars

Nine Hours to Rama, by Stanley Wolpert Historian Stanley Wolpert's books just seem to annoy governments. Nine Hours to Rama, a 1962 biography of Mahatma ...

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Hamilton’s Disciples

Along with Vice President Joe Biden, for many years the most senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Lee Hamilton has nurtured Democratic foreign-policy ...

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