September 7, 2021
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Trial of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed set to resume at Guantanamo Bay

MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba — Twenty years after 9/11, the trial of the alleged mastermind of the […]
September 7, 2021
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Afghanistan updates: First US-facilitated evacuation of Americans since US forces departed

christophe_cerisier/iStock (KABUL, Afghanistan) — With the U.S. military and diplomatic withdrawal now complete after 20 years in Afghanistan, the Taliban has taken over the country, including […]
September 7, 2021
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Afghanistan updates: Taliban name caretaker government

christophe_cerisier/iStock (KABUL, Afghanistan) — With the U.S. military and diplomatic withdrawal now complete after 20 years in Afghanistan, the Taliban has taken over the country, including […]
September 6, 2021
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Top Belarus opposition leader Maria Kolesnikova sentenced to 11 years

iStock/MoreISO (MOSCOW) — One of Belarus’ top opposition figures, who helped lead massive protests against authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko last year, has been sentenced to 11 […]