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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:

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Pentagon says Russian jet likely to blame for attack on aid convoy in Syria

(Aleppo 24 via AP / AP)

The United States and other nations insisted the cease-fire is not dead, despite heavy fighting.

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International gathering again puts Syria no closer to peace

(Kevin Hagen / Associated Press)

Another city, another Syria meeting. Another failure.

Trump brags about using ‘other people’s money’

The comment came hours after The Post reported that Trump used funds from his charitable foundation to settle business lawsuits. He did not raise them in that context.

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International gathering again puts Syria no closer to peace

(Kevin Hagen / Associated Press)

Another city, another Syria meeting. Another failure.

Makers of Skittles to Donald Trump Jr.: Please leave us out of your analogies

Wrigley doesn’t want any part of the Trump political philosophy. Here’s why that says a lot.

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10 Things to Know for Today

(Ed Murray / Associated Press)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Donald Trump Jr. inadvertently encourages America to scoop up refugees by the handful

(J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

Trump’s tweet vastly misrepresents any threat posed by refugees from Syria.

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Obama hoping to rally world support at the U.N. for worsening refu­gee crisis

(Tim Meko / The Washington Post)

The president is expected to set a U.S. target of 110,000 refugees, a 30 percent increase from 2016.

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US says Russia must step up if Syria truce is to be salvaged

(Seth Wenig / Associated Press)

Secretary of State John Kerry scrambled Monday to try to salvage Syria’s fractured week-old truce after the Syrian military announced it was over amid numerous violations, including an attack on an aid convoy, and apparent Russian unwillingness to press Damascus on the point.