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27th November 2014 - The Wall Street Journal

Tehran Hard-Liners Undermine Nuclear Talks

As international talks on Iran were about to resume, the Obama administration early this month secretly presented an eight-page document to Tehran in a bid to demonstrate Washington’s flexibility and offer an opening to end the protracted dispute.

27th November 2014 - Reuters

Israel Says Foiled Hamas Plans for Jerusalem Attacks

Israel said on Thursday it had foiled plans by Islamist group Hamas to attack Israelis in Jerusalem's largest soccer stadium, other parts of the city and the occupied West Bank, though Hamas said it had no information on the allegations.

26th November 2014 - The New York Times

U.S. Adds Planes to Bolster Drive to Wipe Out ISIS

The United States is shifting more attack and surveillance aircraft from Afghanistan to the air war against the Islamic State, deepening American involvement in the conflict.

26th November 2014 - The New York Times

Rescuers in Yemen Sought American, Officials Say

An American journalist held hostage in a remote part of eastern Yemen by Al Qaeda’s affiliate there was one of the main targets of a predawn raid carried out this week by United States Special Operations commandos and Yemeni troops.