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International Politics

Overall

– The Russian ambassador to Lebanon believed it would be wrong for Hezbollah to be condemned for its actions in Syria as it was allied with the Syrian government

– An American official criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s comments as “very troubling

Middle East

– Benjamin Netanyahu: I am very sorry for saying Arabs vote out in droves; Suuuuurreeeee

– Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi asked for support from neighboring allies in fighting the Shiite rebels in the country

– Demonstrations in Kuwait calling for democracy and political prisoners to be released were broken up by police

– The Islamic State claimed it killed at least 29 police officers in Yemen

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Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan is a freelance journalist in Queens, NY and written for publications such as The Nation, In These Times, Truthout and more.

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