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Tillerson Calls Out Key Persian Gulf Allies In Religious Freedom Report

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In Turkey, Syrian Workers Struggle To Obtain Official Employment

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White Helmets Rescuer Among Several Killed In Syria Attack

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Unearthed Canaanite Graves Shed Light On Descendants In Lebanon

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Smugglers Throw Nearly 280 Migrants Overboard Near Yemen

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Ruth Pfau, seen here at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Karachi in 2010, led a charity fighting leprosy and blindness in the country for decades. Asif Hassan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Melanie Shurka dedicates hours to make the Iraqi and Kurdish dumpling soup kubeh. It has become a beloved dish in Israel and a defining food of Mizrachi cookery, or the food of the Jews who settled in the Middle East. Rebecca Fondren hide caption

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Syrian Activist Loans Scraps Of Fabric With Prisoners' Names To Museum

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Iraqis Remain Displaced 1 Year After Fallujah's Liberation From ISIS

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Netanyahu's Former Chief Of Staff Agrees To Cooperate With Police Corruption Probe

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Morning News Brief: Opioid Crisis, Netanyahu Faces Corruption Probe

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Does Israeli Corruption Probe Of Netanyahu Risk His Grip On Power?

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War Crimes Expert Carla Del Ponte Resigns From U.N.'s Syria Inquiry

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Syrian Refugee And German Scientist Make An Unlikely Team

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Carla Del Ponte, a former United Nations prosecutor and member of a U.N.-mandated commission of inquiry on the Syria conflict, at a 2013 press conference in Geneva. Fabrice Coffrini /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Democracy Advocate Executed In Syria

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Morning News Brief: Trump Backs Merit-Based Immigration System

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