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Downed Russian Warplane Highlights Regional Divide On Syria Hugh Pope, director of communications and outreach at the International Crisis Group in Brussels, explains the growing divide between Turkey and Russia on their priorities inside Syria. | Nov 25, 2015 9:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Chicago Doctor Treated Syrian Refugees On Greek Island Of Lesbos NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Dr. Zaher Sahloul, head of the Syrian American Medical Society Foundation, who recently returned from the Greek island of Lesbos where he treated Syrian migrants. | Nov 25, 2015 9:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Public Opinion Matches Partisan Divide Over U.S. Ground Troops In Syria After the Paris attacks, the debate over the use of U.S ground troops to fight ISIS in Iraq and Syria has deepened. Polls indicate the politicians reflect a similar split in public opinion. | Nov 25, 2015 9:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Tunisia Says Attack in Capital Was Suicide Bombing Tunisian authorities, who have declared a state of emergency, also temporarily closed the border with Libya after an attack in the capital on Tuesday.
New York Times | Nov 25, 2015 8:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Some Ancient Farmers Grew Fava Beans Before They Grew Grains The fava bean is a key staple in much of the world. Researchers say they've found fava beans in the Galilee region of Israel dating over 10,000 years ago before grains had been domesticated there. | Nov 25, 2015 7:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Navigator of Downed Russian Plane Says There Was No Warning Contradicting Turkish officials, the navigator said he and the pilot had no time to dodge the missile that slammed into their jet.
New York Times | Nov 25, 2015 4:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Regulating Flow of Refugees Gains Urgency in Greece and Rest of Europe Efforts to create centers to better process migrants heading to Europe have come into the spotlight after the terrorist attacks in Paris this month.
New York Times | Nov 25, 2015 4:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Op-Ed Contributor: The Islamic States Bahraini Backers Bahrains autocratic rulers blame democratic opponents for terrorism. Thats a grotesque distortion.
New York Times | Nov 25, 2015 3:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Yemen profile Provides an overview of Yemen, including key events and facts about one of the poorest countries in the Middle East
BBC News | Nov 25, 2015 3:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Emirates Secretly Sends Colombian Mercenaries to Yemen Fight The arrival in Yemen of 450 Latin American troops adds a volatile new element in a complex proxy war that has drawn in the United States and Iran.
New York Times | Nov 25, 2015 2:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend