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Assassination in Iran could limit Biden’s options. Was that the goal?

Intelligence officials say there is little doubt that Israel was behind the killing — it had all the hallmarks of a precisely timed operation by Mossad, the country’s spy agency

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Russia poses greater election threat than Iran, many US officials say

Speaker Nancy Pelosi also voiced scepticism of Ratcliffe’s announcement. 'Russia is the villain here,' she said before a briefing from intelligence officials. 'From what we have seen in the public…

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Trump thought he had a nuclear deal with Putin. Not so fast, Russia said.

In the weeks before the election, the two men would announce that they had reached an agreement in principle to extend New START, the last remaining major arms control agreement between the two…

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Taking page from authoritarians, Trump turns power of state against political rivals

Trump has long demanded — quite publicly, often on Twitter — that his most senior cabinet members use the power of their office to pursue political enemies.

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