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Court hears how Clinton helped buy Russian dossier

International | Plus, Iraqi forces battle anew in Ninevah and the U.S. warns South Sudan
by Mindy Belz
Posted 10/25/17, 12:18 pm

RUSSIA: The Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee paid for research, including a dossier made public in January, containing claims about connections between President Donald Trump, his campaign, and Russia.

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Change of fortunes

Sudan | Sudan’s Christians and others suffer on, while Trump grants relief to the regime that persecuted them
by Mindy Belz
Posted 10/11/17, 12:59 pm

I’ve watched children drink by droplets from broken gourds in Sudan. I’ve watched them chew on dried cornstalks (yes, the stalks) alongside thin goats also struggling to survive. And I’ve watched children die in Sudan. The Khartoum regime directly responsible for forced expulsions, forced starvation, and genocide is the same one the Trump administration on Oct. 6 rewarded by permanently lifting comprehensive economic sanctions in place for 20 years.

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Experts slam report on U.S. reaction to Syrian genocide

International | Holocaust Museum pulls the study exonerating the Obama administration
by Mindy Belz
Posted 9/06/17, 03:22 pm

SYRIA: On the eve of its release, the U.S. Holocaust Museum yanked back a major study set to exonerate the Obama administration’s policy toward Syria after prominent genocide experts protested.

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