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CBS: US’s Zinni Steps Down from Middle East Assignment

Anthony Zinni, a retired U.S. general who sought to resolve a dispute between Qatar and some of its neighbors and to forge an Arab security alliance to contain Iranian power, has resigned, CBS News reported Tuesday.CBS News quoted Zinni as saying he st…

Lifestyle

Saudi Teen Safe in Thailand, For Now

BANGKOK, The father and brother of a Saudi teenager who was detained in Bangkok after fleeing a family she claims will kill her are, according to police, due to arrive in Thailand imminently, where she is not being deported home as initially feared.Rah…

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Iran, Islamic State on Agenda as Pompeo Visits Middle East

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is focusing on Iran and Islamic State as he makes a week-long visit to the Middle East.Pompeo said ahead of his first stop Tuesday in Jordan that he wants to “send a clear message” that the United States is committed…