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U.S. Hiding Key Details of Mystery Attacks on American Diplomats in Cuba

(Worthy News) – The number of U.S. government personnel targeted by a mysterious illness in Cuba last year is greater than the Trump administration has publicly acknowledged, according to multiple U.S. officials who told the Washington Free Beacon the Obama administration may have misled Congress about the full scope and nature of the attack. U.S.…

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Palestinian Authority demands two-state commitment from US

(Worthy News) – The Palestinian Authority expects the Trump administration to commit to a peace deal endgame before the close of this month and prefers it would be the two-state solution. “We need them to tell us where the hell they are going,” Husam Zomlot, the Palestine Liberation Organization envoy to Washington, said Thursday at…

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Biggest near-Earth asteroid recorded by NASA will make a pass in September

(Worthy News) – An asteroid called Florence will pass within 4.5 million miles of Earth on Sept. 1, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory announced in a Thursday press release. That’s 18 times the distance from the Earth to the moon. If that doesn’t sound impressive, consider its size: At 2.7 miles, Florence is the largest asteroid…

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Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chicago: ‘An absolute disgraceful act’

(Worthy News) – Abraham Lincoln has joined George Washington on the list of those targeted by Chicagoans in a national debate over Civil War-era monuments. Alderman Raymond Lopez took to Facebook Wednesday night to decry the defacing of a statue representing the nation’s 16th president in the Englewood neighborhood. The giant bust appears to have…

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Russia hopes Iran won't withdraw from nuclear deal

(Worthy News) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday he hoped that Iran would not quit the nuclear agreement it reached in 2015 with world powers, Reuters reported. His comments came a day after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that Iran would abandon the deal “within hours” if the United States imposed any…

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Antifa: Left-wing militants on the rise

(Worthy News) – The violence and murder of a protester in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend has been attributed to far-right elements that descended on the city to demonstrate against the proposed removal of a statue of Confederate war hero Robert E Lee. But many conservatives say blame should be shared by Antifa, a loosely…

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Hamas commander killed in ISIS suicide bombing at Rafah crossing

(Worthy News) – A commander in Hamas’s military wing was killed early Thursday in an ISIS suicide bombing at the Rafah border crossing, which connects the Gaza Strip and Egypt. According to the Gazan Interior Ministry, Hamas forces stopped for a security check two people who were nearing the border crossing from inside the strip…

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Hezbollah convoys hit nearly 100 times by Israel since 2012

(Worthy News) – Israel’s former air force chief said Wednesday that it has carried out dozens of airstrikes on weapons convoys destined for the Lebanese Hezbollah group over the past five years. The remarks by Maj. Gen. Amir Eshel revealed for the first time the scale of the strikes, which are usually neither confirmed or…

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