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Obama says fight against Islamic State will take time

...aggression against his country, and urged the international community to restrain Moscow's veto power in the U.N. Security Council.? Guyana's president, David Granger, accused Venezuela of being a bully as the two countries brought their...
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Israeli man shot dead after being mistaken for attacker

...Israeli and Palestinian leaders to use their authority to end the current wave of violence.Murray McCully told a U.N. Security Council ministerial meeting that the draft will also reaffirm the council's commitment to a two-state solution and...
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Senior al-Qaida commander killed in an airstrike in Syria

...strike.Al-Charekh, the alleged leader of al-Qaida's operations in Syria, was one of six men that the U.N. Security Council imposed sanctions on last year. He was 49th on a list of 85 most-wanted militants by Saudi Arabia who are outside...
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Military in Burkina Faso confirms coup's political transition, the U.N. political chief, Jeffrey Feltman, told reporters after briefing the U.N. Security Council."That message was delivered in the strongest terms," Feltman said. He added that Senegal's president would...
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Supporters of Iran deal near key vote total to back up Obama

...which was agreed to among Iran, the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China. In July, the U.N. Security Council unanimously endorsed the nuclear deal, approving a resolution that would lift the international sanctions on...
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Diplomats: Iran nuclear agreement likely today

...would result in "the comprehensive lifting of all U.N. Security Council sanctions" on Iran, which could be interpreted...weapons work by Tehran and Iran's demand that any U.N. Security Council resolution approving the broader deal no longer...
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Confidential UN report positive on Iran nuclear commitments

...stockpile was just under that level as of Tuesday.The report was circulated among the 35-nation IAEA board and the U.N. Security Council as the IAEA chief left for Tehran to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and U.S. Secretary of State...
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Rival forces fight over key sites in Burundi's capital

...condemned any attempts to seize power through violence in Burundi and urged talks between the warring factions.The U.N. Security Council and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned leaders of the attempted coup for trying to oust the elected government...
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Yemen's humanitarian truce barely holds as violence resumes

SANAA, Yemen - Yemen's humanitarian cease-fire came under significant strain in its first 24 hours Wednesday, disrupted by a Saudi-led coalition airstrike, fighting between rival sides in a strategic province and shelling by coalition warships west of the port city of Aden.The airstrike in Abyan province was in response to an attempt by the Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, to send a military convoy to reinforce their forces in Aden, according to Yemeni security officials. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the airstrike.
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My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

...Nonproliferation Treaty, which it is a signatory to, and to U.N. Security Council Resolutions about its nuclear program. In 2010...treaty and the country continues to thwart the U.N. Security Council's resolutions and refuses to make public its...


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