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ISIS Looking To Rebuild In Northern Iraq | NBC Nightly News
Deadly Demonstrations In Iraq Continue As Protesters Demand Political Change | NBC News Now
Global Protests: From Lebanon To Chile, Inside What Citizens Are Fighting For | NBC News Now
Iraq rescue: video shows US prison raid freeing 70 hostages from Isis
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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US troops leaving Syria will move into Iraq
News Wrap: U.S. adds 136,000 jobs as unemployment hits new 50-year low
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News Wrap: U.S. adds 136,000 jobs as unemployment hits new 50-year low

In the day’s other news: U.S. businesses managed to make slight job gains in September. The Labor Department reports that employers added a net of 136,000 jobs last month. That came as factories shed 2,000 jobs, amid concerns that the

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News Wrap: Iraq’s prime minister tries easing protest tensions
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News Wrap: Iraq’s prime minister tries easing protest tensions

In the day’s other news: A new round of impeachment subpoenas hit the White House and the Pentagon. House Democrats asked for documents related to President Trump’s decision to withhold military aid to Ukraine for a time. The subpoenas went

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Exclusive: Islamic State Member Warns of NYC Attack In VICE News Interview