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Three Italians Among 20 ISIS Hostages

Conflicting media reports and Italy’s military support for Kurds leave families of Italians held by terrorist group in a fearful limbo.

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Eating With The Enemy

A takeout restaurant in Pittsburgh is offering exotic cuisine with a twist, facilitating cultural conversation and political dialogue on countries in conflict with the United States.

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US vows ‘intense’ support for Iraq

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Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry vows “intense and sustained” support for Iraq, as Sunni rebels increase gains in the north and west.

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Farming for the Future

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(Photos: Dahr Jamail; Edited: JR / TO)As the impacts of anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD) continue to escalate, drought, wildfires, flooding and other extreme weather events continue to intensify and last longer as a result. In parts of Africa, the sociopolitical translation of this means wars over water, crops and animals, as drought and the ensuing conflict spinning out of it have become the norm. In the United States, this looks like ever-increasing food prices, growing evidence of overt animosity towards the government, and increasing economic and health concerns about what the future holds as drought, wildfires and temperature extremes continue to intensify. As a growing number of US citizens wonder what they might be able to do to take care of themselves as this dystopian future comes into focus, silver linings are emerging from the darkening clouds.

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Western Russia aids Ukraine’s Cossacks

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What Russians are doing for the separatists in eastern Ukraine

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Kerry in Iraq amid Sunni rebel gains

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US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Baghdad as Sunni insurgents expand their control of parts of Iraq.

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