Tag : Peace Process

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North Korea Launches Missile Test as Tensions Rise With U.S.

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SEOUL — North Korea test-fired two short-range cruise missiles over the weekend, South Korean defense officials confirmed Wednesday, adding to a series of provocations and...
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Stay or Go? Biden, Long a Critic of Afghan Deployments, Faces a Deadline

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WASHINGTON — The previous two presidents of the United States declared they wanted to pull all American troops out of Afghanistan, and they both decided...
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Biden Will Restore U.S. Relations With Palestinians, Reversing Trump Cutoff

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration will restore diplomatic relations with the Palestinian Authority, more than two years after President Donald J. Trump effectively ended them....
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Mike Pompeo Leaves State Department With a Dubious Legacy

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In Europe, Mr. Pompeo is credited with helping to strengthen NATO as a bulwark against Russia, including through increased military spending. Alexander R. Vershbow, a...
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Strong Views and ‘Close to the Boss’: How U.S. Envoy Reshaped a Conflict

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Previous administrations, he said, had struggled merely to bring the Palestinians to the bargaining table. Waiting for the Palestinians to agree to talks before moving...
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1998 U.S. Embassy Bombing Victims Are Assured Equal Compensation in Deal With Sudan

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WASHINGTON — Victims of the 1998 bombings of two United States Embassies in East Africa will soon receive up to $485 million in compensation as...
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Trump Incentives for Signing Peace Accords With Israel Could Be at Risk

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WASHINGTON — For Sudan, agreeing to normalize relations with Israel was the price of removal from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism. A...