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David Nakamura and Anne Gearan
The president’s nationalist agenda has led to widespread anxiety among the American allies and partners gathered for the U.N. General Assembly.
The U.S., Russia, Iran, Syria and a host of proxy forces are in a high-stakes race to seize territory.
In Afghanistan, President Trump has again decided to expand a war.
Liz Sly and Rick Noack
The far right's admiration for Assad has become increasingly pronounced in recent months.
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A State Department special envoy said new policies are leading to rapid gains against the militants in Syria and Iraq.
The president continues to use data incorrectly with his claim that border crossings have decreased significantly.
Trump may have his hands tied as the Syrian endgame comes into focus.
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Some argue that the Kremlin cannot be trusted to implement a deal that would allow the U.S. to focus on the Islamic State.
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Joby Warrick and Souad Mekhennet
The Islamic State is leaning on “low-key losers” to do the killing, analysts say.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he is "totally confident that we can continue to run this office in an effective way" on July 20 after President Trump criticized Sessions for recusing himself from the Russia probe.