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The move comes as Russia has deployed large numbers of troops to Syria and has reasserted its diplomatic power in the Middle East.


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U.S. To Lift More Commercial and Travel Restrictions Against Cuba

The United States announced it would continue to ease economic penalties against Cuba and loosens travel restrictions to the island.

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Did the West Really Miss a Chance to End the Syrian War?

Contrary to breathless media reports, Western diplomats say Russia was never ready to dump Assad, even if its U.N. envoy floated the idea in 2012.

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