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European Union backs U.N. plan for Syrian truce

China lodges protest after Obama approves Taiwan frigate sale

Obama-Castro handshake offered little hint of secret Cuba talks

US, Cuba patch torn relations in historic accord

Lull in fighting between Israel, Gaza militants

Time to act, Obama declares, taking oath 2nd time

Syria's Assad denies chemical weapons use U.S. presses case for strike

Chemical weapons deal wins time for Syria's Assad but at a cost

Syria's Assad: An accidental heir proves resilient

Israel calls up reservists over Syrian threat

U.N.'s Ban casts doubt on legality of unilateral U.S. plans to punish Syria

GOP, Dems divided alike on foreign policy issues

House narrowly rejects effort to halt NSA program

Syrian peace talks yield hard stances, slight hope

Egypt to put 20 Al-Jazeera journalists on trial

Syria releases 13 women detainees

Kerry in UAE to discuss Iran, Syria

Gambia breaks off diplomatic ties with Taiwan

US, Taliban to start talks on ending Afghan war

US looks to send training teams to Lebanon, Iraq

Lawmakers want more details before funding Syria

Iraq attacks leave 31 dead, mostly security forces

Fierce battles in Syria US to raise aid to rebels

Bomber: 'Brother was brains behind Boston attack'

Legal issues surround Boston suspect's questioning

Activists say Syrian airstrike kills 20 people

Mortar shells strike Damascus, killing at least 10

Iranian leader visits Egypt in warming of ties

Syria opposition leader would talk to Assad regime

Chinua Achebe, celebrated Nigerian novelist, dies

Yemen Shiite rebels, southern activists slam federation plan

Russia says Syria aid draft could open door to military action

Nigeria's military dismisses rumours of possible coup

Abbas swears in Palestinian unity government shunned by Israel

Fix to veterans' health care takes on new resolve

U.N. panel tells Japan to compensate 'comfort women'

Explosion rocks Beirut hotel during security raid