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Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Soldiers in Fort Hood, Texas prepare to unload their Armor assets for war games with NATO and host nations across Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland in September 2014. (Photo: U.S. Army by 2LT Benton Conque, 2-8 CAV Assistant Operations Officer/cc/flickr)
The United States and the 27 other NATO-member nations on Wednesday agreed to a new multinational force that will patrol the eastern European border setting up what many believe is "a dangerous dynamic...that has every possibility of spiraling out of control." During a press conference on Wednesday, alliance ministers, who are meeting this week...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Internal documents obtained by the Japan Times offer evidence that the...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Sworn testimony delivered to the U.S. Congress by Director of National...

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The scale is numbing. As world leaders head to London to raise billions to support Syrian refugees, the calamity on the Greek Islands lurches on. Over 26,000 kids have arrived, many "with not a soul in the world," dozens have drowned trying to, and 6,000 more people arrive each day. Meanwhile, aid groups try to get our attention with heart-stopping photos, videos and tales of anguish. See/hear them and weep, and help.