Transcript: Rep. Robert Pittenger’s opening statement on human rights in Cuba

Friday, March 18, 2016

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Susan Rice won’t pursue Secretary of State post

Thursday, December 13, 2012

ANALYSIS: United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice today withdrew her name from consideration for Secretary of State, citing the political fallout from her earlier press statements attributing the deadly…

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List of 138 countries that voted in favor of U.N. ‘Non-Member Observer State’ status for Palestine

Saturday, December 1, 2012

List of the 138 countries that voted in favor of the U.N. General Assembly Resolution to accord Palestine “Non-Member Observer State” status on Nov. 29, 2012: 

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Transcript: Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Editor’s note: English translation provided by C-SPAN. Transcript does not include introductory remarks, prayers and acknowledgements in the first 4 minutes of Morsi’s speech.   Transcript of Egyptian President…

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U.S. counter-terrorism official calls Benghazi consulate assault an ‘opportunistic’ terrorist attack

Monday, September 24, 2012

A top U.S. counter-terrorism official told Congress last week that the deadly Benghazi consulate attack was an act of “terrorism” committed by militants who exploited the angry protests…

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Deadly ‘insider’ attacks force NATO to scale back joint operations with Afghans

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

The United States and NATO will temporarily cut back on joint operations with Afghan security forces following a spate of deadly ‘insider’ attacks.

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“Well-coordinated attack” kills 2 US Marines, destroys aircrafts at Camp Bastion

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Two U.S. Marines were killed and 9 others were wounded late Friday when a group of heavily-armed insurgents launched a “well-coordinated attack” at Camp Bastion in Helmand province,…

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State Department releases 2012 report on human trafficking & slavery

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton yesterday called on the global community to step up efforts to combat human trafficking and to help eradicate slavery worldwide. 

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Federal judge strikes down controversial National Defense Authorization Act provision

Monday, May 21, 2012

A federal judge in New York struck down a controversial provision in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012 that would allow the U.S. military to indefinitely detain,…

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