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What We Are Reading

Key Reads   Embattled Syrian President Flies to Moscow to Meet with Putin Andrew Roth, Erin Cunningham / The Washington Post Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ventured outside his beleaguered nation for the first time in more than four years Wednesday to meet Russia’s...

What We Are Reading

Key Reads     Afghan Forces Seek to Regain Kunduz, Major Northern City, From Taliban Mujib Mashal / New York Times A day after the Taliban took their first major city in 14 years, a counterattack was underway Tuesday by ground forces sent from other provinces to...

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Key Reads   Chile Quake Triggers Mass Evacuation and Tsunami Alert BBC One million people had to leave their homes in Chile after a powerful quake hit the country’s central region.   Refugee Crisis: Hungary Uses Tear Gas, Water Cannons on Migrants at Border Holly Yan,...

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Key Reads   4 More Senators Back Iran Deal, Assuring Cushion for White House David M. Herszenhorn / The New York Times Four Democratic senators announced on Tuesday that they would back President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran, apparently securing the White House...

What We Are Reading

Key Reads   Willkommen: Germany’s Policy on Migrants Krishnadev Calamur / The Atlantic Germany’s vice chancellor says the country can take in 500,000 asylum-seekers annually.   Obama secures 41 votes in support of Iran deal Burgess Everett / Politico President Barack...