U.S.-Taliban Deal Brings Shaky Hope for Peace in Two-Decade War - Bloomberg

Friday, February 28, 2020

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Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will lead a U.S. delegation to Qatar to oversee the signing of a peace agreement Saturday between the U.S. and Afghanistan’s Taliban, the fundamentalist Islamic group ousted by American forces after the Sept. 11...

U.N.: Humanitarian Crisis In Syria Reaches 'Horrifying New Level' - NPR

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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The humanitarian crisis in Syria has reached a "horrifying new level," according to a U.N. official. That's how Mark Lowcock, the United Nations under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator, described conditions in northwest Syria...