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(CNN) On Friday, President Donald Trump gathered more than a dozen of his top advisers at Camp David to discuss the future of the American military strategy in Afghanistan. No decisions were announced but many serious things were discussed. How do I ...
US military leaders await Trump decision on Afghan missionWashington Post
Defense Secretary Says Trump Has Settled on an Afghan StrategyNew York Times
Trump has made Afghanistan decision after 'rigorous' review: MattisNew York Daily News
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 3:53 pm

Washington Post

Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack
Washington Post
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police official said the terrorist cell had planned a “much ...
Police unsure whether Barcelona suspect crossed French borderCNN
Barcelona attack: Spain terror cell had 120 gas canistersBBC News
Inside the filthy apartment of Barcelona terror attack suspectFox News -Miami Herald -Slate Magazine (blog) -Yahoo News
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 3:30 pm

Washington Post

Kasich downplays notion of 2020 challenge to Trump, saying president can learn from challenges
Washington Post
Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) on Sunday downplayed reports that he's moving closer to mounting a primary challenge to President Trump in 2020, saying he's “rooting for him to get it together.” Kasich, who ran unsuccessfully for the GOP nomination last year ...
A Passionate John Kasich Implores Americans To 'Take a Deep Breath' and 'Think About Our Country'Mediaite

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Posted: August 20, 2017, 2:50 pm

New York Times

Grace Mugabe Is Back in Zimbabwe, Trailed by Assault Accusations
New York Times
President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and his wife, Grace, at a youth rally in Marondera in June. Credit Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/Associated Press. HARARE, Zimbabwe — The wife of Zimbabwe's president was whisked out of South Africa on Sunday, trailed ...
Grace Mugabe gets diplomatic immunity, returns to ZimbabweWashington Post
Zimbabwean first lady returns home after alleged assault on modelCNN
Grace Mugabe: South Africa grants immunity despite assault claimBBC News
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 2:38 pm


Syria's Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet won
FILE PHOTO: Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with AFP news agency in Damascus, Syria in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 13, 2017. SANA/Handout viaFile Photo. Suleiman Al-Khalidi. 4 Min Read. AMMAN ...
Deadly rocket blast strikes Syria international fair, as Assad rejects security cooperation with the WestNew York Daily News
Syria war: Rocket 'hits Damascus trade fair'BBC News
Syria's Assad reject security cooperation with the WestWHIO -Newsmax -The Australian -Gulf Times
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 2:03 pm

North Korea Warns US That It Won't Be Able to Dodge 'Merciless Strike'
North Korea warned Sunday that its army could target the U.S. at anytime, and that Guam, Hawaii nor the mainland won't be able to "dodge the merciless strike." The country added in its official government newspaper Rodong Sinmun that the United States' ...

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Posted: August 20, 2017, 1:31 pm

Trump's Approval Rating Stands Below 40 Percent in Three Key Midwest States
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's job approval rating in three key states that helped propel him to the White House — Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — stands below 40 percent, according to a trio of NBC News/Marist polls. In addition ...
Polls: Voters in three key states Trump won 'embarrassed' by his conduct as presidentUSA TODAY
Poll: Trump's favorability rating falls in three key states he won in 2016The Hill
Polls: Trump slumping in MidwestPolitico
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:57 pm


Sierra Leone mudslide survivors remember day the mountain moved
Freetown, Sierra Leone (CNN) "It happened as if it was a dream," says Gabriel Fattah Manga, recalling the day his world came tumbling down around him, and his life changed forever. Early last Monday morning Manga, 25, was preparing to head to work as a ...
Sierra Leone churches hold services for mudslide victimsNew York Daily News
How The Ebola Crisis Is Helping Sierra Leone Deal With The Aftermath Of The Deadly MudslidesBuzzFeed News
'It could have been me': S.Leone struggles to recover from disasterDaily Mail
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:25 pm

New York Times

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific
New York Times
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years since the Indianapolis, a United States Navy cruiser ...
Lost WW2 warship USS Indianapolis found after 72 yearsBBC News
Wreckage Of USS Indianapolis, Sunk By Japanese In WWII, Found In PacificNPR
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen discovered a long-lost World War II warshipThe Verge -Los Angeles Times -NBC2 News -New York Post
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 11:48 am