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Obama grants waiver for military support of foreign fighters in Syria – White House
President Barack Obama has ordered a waiver of restrictions on military aid for foreign forces and others in Syria, deeming it “essential to the national security interests” of the US to allow exceptions from provisions in the four-decades-old Arms Export Control Act.


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RT America -- December 7, 2016
Sen. Sanders and Rep. Keith Ellison rally for jobs Several hundred people attended a rally today organized by Good Jobs Nation.  Bernie Sanders, Keith Ellison, and others addressed the crowd of union organizers and activists. “It is...
RT America -- December 6, 2016
White House report details reach of US war on terrorThe White House has released a report detailing the ways in which the Obama administration has used domestic and international law to station US military personnel all over the world to fight...
RT America -- December 5, 2016
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