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Several points on the recently released cache of memos alleging communication between the Trump campaign and Russian officials and the possession by the Russian government of highly compromising material against Trump.
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A new ceasefire in Syria is holding but might not last until the start of peace talks, the Islamic State kills dozens in attacks in Turkey and Iraq, and Kerry’s parting speech about the Israeli-Palestinian peace process receives mixed reviews.
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Russian meddling and notes from the Harvard Institute of Politics' Campaign for President: The Managers Look conference.
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Ten members of the Electoral College have requested a classified briefing to review the issue of foreign influence in the election. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence should provide them one.
Middle East Ticker: Assad Regime Nears Victory in Aleppo, Coptic Christians Under Attack in Egypt, and What Trump’s Secretary of State Pick Means for the Middle East
Assad is winning in Aleppo but facing setbacks farther south, another attack in Cairo leaves the Copts more frustrated with Sisi, and what are Rex Tillerson’s plans for the Middle East?
If President-elect Donald Trump chooses to undo the Iran nuclear agreement, he'll face to overcome his own flawed assumptions first.