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Source: Terror Attack in Early Sept.
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West Bank on Verge of Unprecedented Chaos
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Another FBI Employee Blows Whistle on Agency
Kurdistan Land Disputes May Spell Violence
Up to 50 Militants Killed in Afghan Battle
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