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ISIS Looking To Rebuild In Northern Iraq | NBC Nightly News
News Wrap: Trump Foundation ordered to settle lawsuit for $2 million
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News Wrap: Trump Foundation ordered to settle lawsuit for $2 million

JUDY WOODRUFF: A career State Department official is the latest to say President Trump pressed Ukraine to investigate his political foes. Impeachment investigators released George Kent’s private testimony today. In it, he also says that the president’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani

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In Iraq and Lebanon, economic needs push protesters past sectarian divide
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In Iraq and Lebanon, economic needs push protesters past sectarian divide

JUDY WOODRUFF: Tonight in Baghdad, security services killed at least two and wounded hundreds of protesters who are challenging the very foundation of the government. Meanwhile, in Lebanon, there is a caretaker government today, after the prime minister resigned yesterday.

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Tulsi Gabbard on calls for impeachment, US-Iran tensions
News Wrap: Iran’s Rouhani calls U.S. sanctions ‘economic terrorism’
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News Wrap: Iran’s Rouhani calls U.S. sanctions ‘economic terrorism’

JUDY WOODRUFF: In the day’s other news: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani used his speech at the U.N. General Assembly today largely to condemn U.S. regional intervention. Rouhani denounced the Trump administration’s withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and blasted

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Iranian Regime’s Transfer of Arms to Proxy Groups and Ongoing Missile Development
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Iranian Regime’s Transfer of Arms to Proxy Groups and Ongoing Missile Development

MR HOOK: Good morning, and thank you all for coming. I want to thank Secretary Mattis and the men and women of our armed forces for their brave service to our nation and for making this display possible. I want

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Trump Says ‘Fake News’ He Would Meet With Iran With No Preconditions | Morning Joe | MSNBC
Tulsi Gabbard: Trump response to Saudi oil strikes a ‘disgrace’
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Tulsi Gabbard: Trump response to Saudi oil strikes a ‘disgrace’

>>Neil: ALL RIGHT. THE PRESIDENT HAS ALREADY ORDERED INCREASED SANCTIONS FOLLOWING THAT ATTACK THAT THE IRANIANS WERE NOW BEHIND OR OUR INTELLIGENCE SAYS THAT ON SAUDI ARABIA. DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENT CHAPEL CANDIDATE TULSI GABBARD WONDERS IF THE PRESIDENT IS DOING OUR

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David Des Roches: The Ongoing War in the Persian Gulf: Why Does It Matter to the US?
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David Des Roches: The Ongoing War in the Persian Gulf: Why Does It Matter to the US?

Robert R. Reilly: We’re very happy to have back with us today Dave Des Roches, who is a veteran Westminster speaker. I invite you to find his talk from many moons ago. There’s an Arabist saying kimosabe, so you know

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