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Iraq


Family of C.I.A. Consultant Sues Iran Over His Disappearance
21 Mar 2017 - NYT > Middle East

Eyes on the prize
21 Mar 2017 - BBC News - Middle East

Former FBI agent's family sues Iran
22 Mar 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Middle East

Iraq car bomb kills 20 in south-west Baghdad
20 Mar 2017 - BBC News - Middle East

Islamic State shells recaptured areas in west Mosul
22 Mar 2017 - Reuters: World News

Iraqi forces try to bring civilians out of west Mosul, U.S. pledges more support
21 Mar 2017 - Reuters: World News

Iranian movie wins big at film awards
22 Mar 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Middle East



syria

Syria


Dozens dead or missing from airstrike in IS-held north Syria
22 Mar 2017 - ABC News: International

Syrian defector: Stop Assad's machinery of death
21 Mar 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Middle East

Resurgent Syrian Rebels Surprise Damascus With New Assaults
22 Mar 2017 - NYT > Middle East

Russia underplayed losses in recapture of Syria's Palmyra
22 Mar 2017 - Reuters: World News

Syrian Defectors Urge Trump to Fulfill Vow to Create Safe Zones
21 Mar 2017 - NYT > Middle East

Saving Syria's heritage
21 Mar 2017 - BBC News - Middle East

Air strike kills more than 30 near Raqqa, Syrian Observatory says
22 Mar 2017 - Reuters: World News



Economy

Trump jobs fact check: Did he create nearly half a million jobs?
21 Mar 2017 - Economic news - CNNMoney.com

Italy calls for G7 to challenge Trump on trade
21 Mar 2017 - Global Economy

ECB needs to be original on tapering
22 Mar 2017 - Global Economy

Trump says he may want a 0% tax rate
20 Mar 2017 - Economic news - CNNMoney.com

Why Do So Few People Pay Income Tax In India?
22 Mar 2017 - Economy : NPR

Waning coal-fired power demand lifts climate hopes
22 Mar 2017 - Global Economy

Namibian President Calls for Land Expropriation
21 Mar 2017 - Economy - Voice of America



Health & Welfare

Doctors Consider Ethics Of Costly Heart Surgery For People Addicted To Opioids
21 Mar 2017 - Health Care : NPR

Exclusive: Lead poisoning afflicts neighborhoods across California
22 Mar 2017 - Reuters: Health News

Spider venom may offer stroke therapy
21 Mar 2017 - BBC News - Health

FDA approves new drug to treat Parkinson's disease
22 Mar 2017 - Health News - UPI.com

New Hospital to Serve 50,000 Impoverished Haitians
20 Mar 2017 - Science & Health - Voice of America

Hospitals have lower death rates during surprise inspections
20 Mar 2017 - Reuters: Health News

Chances for 'Repeal and Replace' Bill Improve in House
21 Mar 2017 - MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians



History, Anthropology & Archaeology

What Did WWI Soldiers Leave Behind in Their Secret Bunkers?
22 Mar 2017 - History | Smithsonian

The First Saxophone Was Made of Wood
22 Mar 2017 - Smart News History & Archaeology | Smithsonian

The Inside Story of Richard Nixon’s Ugly, 30-Year Feud with Earl Warren
21 Mar 2017 - History | Smithsonian

One of Christianity's Holiest Sites Gets Its Grand Unveiling
22 Mar 2017 - Smart News History & Archaeology | Smithsonian

Historical Events for 22nd March 2017
22 Mar 2017 - Historical Events | OnThisDay.com

17th-Century European-Style Burial Found in Taiwan
21 Mar 2017 - Archaeological Headlines - Archaeology Magazine

Tour Company Offers (Very Expensive) Dives to 'Titanic' Wreckage
22 Mar 2017 - Smart News History & Archaeology | Smithsonian



Science & Environment

Long-term limitations imposed on patients with pulmonary embolism
20 Mar 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

Breaking the supermassive black hole speed limit
21 Mar 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

Does Mars have rings? Not right now, but maybe one day
21 Mar 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

Scientists find possible achilles heel of treatment resistant cancers
20 Mar 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

South Africa's San People Issue Ethics Code to Scientists
21 Mar 2017 - Scientific American Content: Global

This Game Turns James Joyce’s Most Notorious Novel Into Virtual Reality
21 Mar 2017 - Smart News Ideas & Innovations | Smithsonian

New Books about Amnesia, Empathy, ADHD and the Placebo Effect
22 Mar 2017 - Scientific American Content: Global



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