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Updated December 31, 2013 - 11:15 PM EST
Iran Says Deal Reached on Nuclear Details
CNN Poll: Afghan War Most Unpopular in History
  Pentagon: Intelligence Estimate Won't Impact Afghan War Plans
  Afghan Govt Releases 650 Detainees From Bagram
Report: Netanyahu Ready for Talks on 1967 Lines
  Israel Reneges on Prisoner Releases, Demands Pollard Trade
  Israeli Army Under Fire for Controversial Training
17 Die as Iraq Forces Dismantle Protest Camp
  44 Iraqi MPs Resign to Protest Ramadi Crackdown
  Iraq Forces Under Fire Over Abuse as Unrest Surges
Two Russian Suicide Blasts Kill 32, Wound 100
  Is Doku Umarov the Kremlin's Worst Nightmare?
  Russian Terrorist Attacks Since 1991: What's Changed?
Chinese Police Kill Eight Uighurs in Xinjiang
US Covert War in Colombia Encourages Rights Abuses
Lebanese Army Fires on Syria Copters for Violating Airspace
Would NSA Surveillance Have Stopped 9/11 Plot?  by Peter Bergen
Afghan Street Children Beg for Change  by Kathy Kelly
Closing Time? the Shifting Politics of Guantánamo  by Robert Golan-Vilella
Encrypt! Text of Speech at 30C3  by Glenn Greenwald
The NSA on Trial  by David Cole
NYT Replays Its Iraq Fiasco in Syria  by Robert Parry

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$0.60 for Cake: Al-Qaeda Records Every Expense
Assange's Father Met Assad
Britain Tightens Security at American Spy Bases Linked to Drone Strikes
At Least 70 Journalists Killed Around World in 2013
First Flight From Key West to Cuba Takes Off
NSA Actions and Reactions
The Most Kafkaesque Paragraph From the Latest NSA Ruling
ACLU Sues for Details of US Surveillance Under Executive Order
Privacy Advocate Exposes NSA Spy Gear at Gathering
US News Hosts Allow Propaganda That Snowden Has Tried to Sell Secrets for Asylum
NSA Will Keep Breaking Encryption, No Matter What a White House Panel Says
Interview With NSA Whistleblower Bill Binney: Afraid We're Spreading Secret Govt Around World
Afghanistan Rejects Grim US Intelligence Forecast as Baseless
US Intel Report Will Not Affect Afghan Postwar Plans, Says DoD
Pentagon Urges Afghanistan to Sign Agreement on US Military Presence
Musharraf: Defense Is Up to Army Chief
Pakistan Police Find Explosives Near Musharraf's House
New Tensions Cloud Deal for Okinawa Base
Thai Police Protest Treatment by Protesters
Myanmar to Free Most Political Detainees in Year-End Amnesty
Japan PM Abe 'Not Welcome' by Chinese People, Says Beijing
Can Taiwan's Military Become a Voluntary Force?
India Clears Proposal for Buying 15 Drones From Israel
Four Al Jazeera Journalists Detained in Egypt, Accused of Illegal Ties to Muslim Brotherhood
Al Jazeera Demands Egypt Release Journalists
Egypt Likely to Change Roadmap, Hold Presidential Vote First: Sources
DR Congo
40 Killed as Congo Army Repels Attacks on the Airport, a Barracks, and the State Television HQ in Kinshasa
Congo Coup Attempt Unfolds on Morning TV Talk Show
Nigeria Says Forces Kill 56 Islamists in Ground and Air Assault
Extremists Kill 12 in Nigerian Christian Villages
US, Libyan Forces Capture Tunisian Militant Leader: Media
Children 'Beheaded and Mutilated' in Central African Republic, Says UNICEF
Sudan's Bashir Replaces Top Officials Amid Ongoing Protests
Uganda's President Warns South Sudan's Rebel Chief as Ceasefire Deadline Looms
Iran and World Powers Resume Expert Level Nuclear Talks
Centrifuge R&D Seen as Holdup in Implementing Iran Nuclear Deal
Iran Doesn't Take Obama's Military Option Seriously, Says Oren
Oman Stands in US's Corner on Iran Deal
British Lawmakers to Visit Iran to Help Rebuild Ties
Iran Wants American Tourists, and a Boomlet Has Begun
Iran Arrests Tycoon Known for Sanctions Busting Over Graft
OPCW: War, Weather Slowing Syria Disarmament
15 Palestinians Dead From Hunger in Syria Camp
UN Seeks Access to Palestinians Starving in Syria
Beyond Camps, Aiding Syrians Is Even Harder
Officials: Lebanese Army Fires on Syrian Planes
In Neglected Tripoli, Street Fighters Quietly Take Control
Israeli Envoy Urges UN to Act Over Lebanon Attacks
Mosque, Properties in Jerusalem Area to Be Demolished
Meretz: We Won't Oppose Annexation of Jordan Valley
Poll Finds Some Jordan Valley Settlers Want to Leave
Israel's Pairing Prisoner Release and Settlements Angers Many
Jenin Man Dies at Israeli Checkpoint
Israeli Public Favors Teaching Peace, Palestinian Narrative in Schools
Peres, Interior Minister Vow Anti-Christian 'Price Tag' Vandalism Won't Be Tolerated
Israel a Step Closer to the Moon, With Propulsion Deal
Israeli Interrogator Accused of Torturing Lebanese Operative Reveals Own Name
Iraqi Forces Clear Out Sunni Protest Camp; 45 Killed, 122 Wounded
UK Iraq Inquiry: 'Progress Made' Over Access to Key Documents
Middle East
Eight Killed in Attack on South Yemen Army Base
Bahrain Says Foils 'Terror' Attempts, Seizes Explosives, Weapons
Russia on Alert After Second Deadly Suicide Bombing
Gunmen in Greece Attack German Ambassador's Residence
The War at Home
Feds Announce Test Sites for Drone Aircraft
Army Releases November 2013 Suicide Information
Younger Veterans Are Angered by Cuts to Their Pension Benefits
Pentagon Seeks to Build a Disappearing Battery
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