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Yemen Rebels Gain Concessions From Government After Assault on Capital by SHUAIB ALMOSAWA and DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK


By SHUAIB ALMOSAWA and DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK

President Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi announced that the rebels, known as the Houthis, had agreed to an immediate cease-fire and the formation of a new government, a process in which they were expected to hold sway.

Published: September 22, 2014 at 12:00AM

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China and Iran to Conduct Joint Naval Exercises in the Persian Gulf by THOMAS ERDBRINK and CHRIS BUCKLEY


By THOMAS ERDBRINK and CHRIS BUCKLEY

Two Chinese warships have docked at Iran’s principal naval port for the first time in history, Iranian admirals said, as they prepared for exercises focusing on rescues and anti-piracy operations.

Published: September 22, 2014 at 12:00AM

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Unrest by Palestinians Surges in a Jerusalem Neighborhood by JODI RUDOREN


By JODI RUDOREN

The authorities and activists alike cite the strongest and most sustained uprising by the city’s Palestinian residents in a decade.

Published: September 18, 2014 at 12:00AM

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Mr. Green Beret

One of the security guards here is an ex-special force. He is sweet and friendly, very neat as all the army-types are, and he is actually quite good looking. 311 more words

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Deal on Power-Sharing Government Is Signed in Afghanistan by ROD NORDLAND


By ROD NORDLAND

The American-brokered agreement would make Ashraf Ghani president, and the runner-up, Abdullah Abdullah, effectively a prime minister.

Published: September 22, 2014 at 12:00AM

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Paris Falls Out of Love With the Padlocks on Its Bridges by DOREEN CARVAJAL


By DOREEN CARVAJAL

Thick glass, with nothing to hitch a lock to, has begun replacing the panels where thousands have symbolized everlasting devotion by fastening hardware.

Published: September 21, 2014 at 12:00AM

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In Ruins of Ukrainian Town, Residents Crave Food, Water and Peace by CARLOTTA GALL


By CARLOTTA GALL

As residents began repairing the damage in Luhansk and taking stock of the calamity around them, many said they no longer cared about the politics that caused it all.

Published: September 21, 2014 at 12:00AM

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