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Ocasio-Cortez takes a victory lap after Amazon scraps plans to build in New York

Ocasio-Cortez takes a victory lap after Amazon scraps plans to build in New YorkThe Democratic phenom scores a victory over the "richest man in the world."



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Assad Is Close to Victory, But New Conflicts Are Bubbling Up in Syria

Assad Is Close to Victory, But New Conflicts Are Bubbling Up in SyriaPresident Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops has fanned much of the flames. While it would leave the field to Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad’s Russian and Iranian allies, it has also emboldened Israel to advertise that it’s pummeling Iranian positions, practically taunting Tehran to respond. Some analysts warn of a confrontation between them that could spark a regional war also drawing in Lebanon and Iraq.



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Did the U.S. Military Just Admit Victory in Afghanistan Is Impossible?

Did the U.S. Military Just Admit Victory in Afghanistan Is Impossible?"These are two sides that are fighting against one another, and neither one of them will achieve a military victory at this stage."



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Bangladesh opposition leader expects victory if vote is fair

Bangladesh opposition leader expects victory if vote is fairDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — When the founding leader of Bangladesh, father of current Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, was assassinated in 1975 after helping achieve independence from Pakistan, then-Foreign Minister Kamal Hossain abandoned a state visit in Europe to rush to her side.



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Bangladesh opposition leader expects victory if vote is fair

Bangladesh opposition leader expects victory if vote is fairDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — When the founding leader of Bangladesh, father of current Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, was assassinated in 1975 after helping achieve independence from Pakistan, then-Foreign Minister Kamal Hossain abandoned a state visit in Europe to rush to her side.



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All I want for Christmas is a Supreme Court victory for public Christmas displays, crosses

All I want for Christmas is a Supreme Court victory for public Christmas displays, crossesThe Supreme Court should clearly establish that governments don't have to shy away from celebrating the most wonderful time of the year.



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AP FACT CHECK: Trump prematurely declares victory over IS

AP FACT CHECK: Trump prematurely declares victory over ISBAGHDAD (AP) — President Donald Trump is declaring victory over the Islamic State group in Syria, but the militants remain a deadly force, and U.S. partners warn a premature U.S. withdrawal will allow them to storm back.



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Trump orders US troops out of Syria, declares victory over ISIS; senators slam action as mistake

Trump orders US troops out of Syria, declares victory over ISIS; senators slam action as mistakeTrump declared victory over the Islamic State in Syria, "my only reason for being there during the Trump Presidency," he said. Key senators blast move



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Trump starts withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria, claims victory

Trump starts withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria, claims victoryA decision to pull out completely, confirmed by U.S. officials and expected in the coming months, coincides with the roughly 2,000 U.S. troops finishing up a campaign to retake territory once held by Islamic State militants. It could also undercut U.S. leverage in the region and undermine diplomatic efforts to end the Syrian civil war, which is now in its eighth year. It may also leave exposed an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias known as the Syrian Democratic Forces, or SDF, which has been among the most effective against Islamic State but is under threat as Turkey weighs a new offensive in Syria.



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Trump declares victory over IS in Syria, orders US troops home

Trump declares victory over IS in Syria, orders US troops homeThe Islamic State group has been “beaten” in Syria, US President Donald Trump said Wednesday in announcing a stunning order to pull American ground forces from the war-ravaged nation. The momentous decision to withdraw, which runs counter to long-established US policy for Syria and the region, blindsided lawmakers, the Pentagon and international allies alike. A withdrawal could have extraordinary geopolitical ramifications, and plunges into uncertainty the fate of US-backed Kurdish fighters who have been tackling Islamic State jihadists, thousands of whom are thought to remain in Syria.



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