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Boston Bombings Edge Into U.S. Immigration Debate in Congress

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An already contentious immigration bill became the lightning rod for more controversy on Friday when a senior Republican U.S. senator linked the measure to the Boston Marathon bombings and the hunt for the two ethnic Chechen suspects.Read More

Sirens Ring To Commemorate 70th Anniversary of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

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Sirens wailed in two Polish cities as the country commemorated the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Warsaw ghetto uprising.Read More

Pro-Moscow Chechen Leader Blames U.S. for Boston Bombing

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Pro-Moscow Chechen Leader Blames U.S. For Boston BombingRead More

Boston Suspect Praises Islam, Chechnya Independence on Web Page

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Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev posted links to Islamic websites and others calling for Chechen independence on what appears to be his page on a Russian language social networking site.Read More

Boston Bombing Suspects Showed Few Radical Signs

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The suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings are ethnic Chechen brothers who spent much of their lives away from the breakaway Russian republic and showed few outward signs of radicalism in the United States.Read More

Boston Bombers Bring Echo of Chechnya's Legacy of Violence

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During the lifetime of the two Boston bombing suspects, their homeland Chechnya has seen two Russian invasions unleash some of Europe’s worst bloodshed in generations, and produced fighters who have carried out horrific attacks on civilians.Read More

Palestinian Activists Tried To Derail Major Jerusalem Documentary

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Palestinian activists tried to derail an ambitious European documentary shot in Jerusalem this week, complaining that the film would reinforce an image of Israeli sovereignty over the deeply divided city.Read More

Roger Waters Still ‘Considering’ Call to Fellow Musicians To Boycott Israel


Pink Floyd guitarist Roger Waters said he was still considering whether to call on musicians to boycott Israel.Read More

Two Gaza Rockets Strike Israel, No Injuries

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Two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip struck inside Israel after nightfall on Thursday, causing no damage or injury, Israeli media reports said.Read More

One Boston Bombing Suspect Killed, Manhunt Under Way for Second Man

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Police killed one suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing and are engaged in a house-to-house search for a second man on Friday. Much of the city is in lockdown.Read More

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