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BRIAN HOWEY: Bipartisan lessons from Nunn, Lugar

BRIAN HOWEY: Bipartisan lessons from Nunn, Lugar

There will never be a movie about the Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Program.

March 02, 2014 12:00 am
Local cardiologist heads to Mideast to help Syrians

Local cardiologist heads to Mideast to help Syrians

A local cardiac physician has his heart devoted to helping Syrians.

February 25, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Local cardiologist devotes heart to helping Syrians

Local cardiologist devotes heart to helping Syrians

Dr. Abdul Kawamleh will leave Wednesday on a trip to the Middle East to provide aid to refugees from Syria. Kawamleh, a native of Syria, said, "I know they (Syrians) feel all the world failed them, but we are here in the U.S. as people. We are not going to forget about them. We're going to d…

February 25, 2014 6:00 pm
Local cardiologist heads to Mideast to help Syrians

Local cardiologist heads to Mideast to help Syrians

Dr. Abdul Kawamleh is traveling Wednesday to the Middle East to provide aid to refugees from Syria. Kawamleh is president of the Promise Relief and Human Development organization.

February 25, 2014 6:00 pm
AP poll: Obama health care overhaul top 2013 story

AP poll: Obama health care overhaul top 2013 story

NEW YORK | The glitch-plagued rollout of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul was the top news story of 2013, followed by the Boston Marathon bombing and the dramatic papal changeover at the Vatican, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors.

December 28, 2013 11:00 pm Photos

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Iran accord underscores importance of Turkey

GUEST COMMENTARY: Iran accord underscores importance of Turkey

The international agreement to restrain Iran’s nuclear program has generated anxiety in Israel, and elsewhere. Middle East uncertainty underscores the growing importance of Turkey, a democracy with strong ties to both Iran and the West.

December 07, 2013 12:00 am

Obama doesn't deserve credit for Syria solution

Taking note of Roy Roddy's congratulating President Barack Obama on his excellent diplomacy on his mission to remove Syria's chemical weapons, I marvel at how both left and right embrace their political favorites and extol them for their "marvelous deeds."

October 06, 2013 12:00 am
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September 30, 2013 12:00 am

We need term limits on every elected official

The Russians swoop in and get Syria to agree to a chemical weapons ban and save President Barack Obama's imminent defeat in Congress and no doubt many hundreds of lives.

September 23, 2013 12:00 am
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September 23, 2013 12:00 am

Syria: Whose decision is it?

The United Nations was established in 1945 to promote and facilitate international laws, civil rights, human rights and world peace. All this happened after World War II after the atrocities that took place during the war.

September 23, 2013 12:00 am

Syria's story on chemical weapons sounds fishy

If what Syrian President Bashar Assad says is true, that the opposition used deadly gas on so many young and innocent people, why did he not condemn it? To date, I have not read or seen any sense of indignation from this despot. Could it be that it was he that that pulled the trigger on the …

September 22, 2013 12:00 am

Speaking of Syria, don't forget Agent Orange

I recently read a small response to Syria's use of poison gas. What did we do during the Vietnam War? Remember? Agent Orange!

September 20, 2013 12:00 am
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September 19, 2013 12:00 am

Count the cost of a response in Syria

Bombing Syria has a hidden agenda. We all know by now that Iran and Russia are Syria's allies. Bombing Syria will open the door for World War III.

September 15, 2013 12:00 am
PUC professor says time for military strike is gone

PUC professor says time for military strike is gone

HAMMOND | A Purdue University Calumet professor contends he would have favored using military force immediately following Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons in eastern Damascus on August 21.

September 12, 2013 8:45 pm Photos

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EDITORIAL: Unfolding crisis in Syria makes 9/11 memories all the more poignant

This year's anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on our citizens and soil carries even more gravity than the 10-year mark we observed just two short years ago.

September 11, 2013 12:00 am

Keep our military men and women out of Syria

Now our government is thinking about intervening in Syria. What big business is going on there? Oil? When the civil wars were going on in Eastern Europe and Africa, did we intervene? No. And there were hundreds of thousands of people mutilated and killed. There were no big money interests th…

September 11, 2013 12:00 am

Why military action in Syria would fail

Military action against Syria to “punish” President Assad will fail because:

September 11, 2013 12:00 am
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September 10, 2013 12:00 am
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