Matthew D. Sudia

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Saudi Arabia declines security council seat, citing failure to tackle conflict

Foreign ministry says council has failed in its duties toward Syrian people and Palestinian-Israeli conflict<p>Saudi Arabia is rejecting its rotating seat on the UN security council and says the 15-member body is incapable of resolving world conflicts.<p>The move came just hours after the kingdom was …

Here's Who We Owe That $17 Trillion Of Government Debt To

Josh Brown of Ritholtz Wealth Management recently tweeted the chart below, which was created by National Public Radio. (See the original and some additional notes here.)<p>The chart shows who holds the $16.8 trillion of U.S. federal debt that is currently outstanding.<p>In other words, the chart shows …

House Democrats to Introduce Immigration Reform Bill

House Democrats, frustrated by the lack of action by House leadership and fearing all hope of a bi-partisan comprehensive immigration reform bill is …

Senate to advance stopgap bill

WASHINGTON — The Senate is on track to approve Friday a stopgap spending bill that sets Congress up for a weekend of partisan jockeying to resolve a shutdown threat before Monday's deadline.<p>Simmering tensions surrounding a Republican-driven effort to defund President Obama's health care law as part …

Egypt court disbands Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood was disbanded by a court and its assets seized, in the toughest attempt for nearly half a century by the authorities to drive the Islamist organisation out of public life.<p>A court in Cairo ruled on Monday that a non-governmental organisation set up by the Brotherhood …

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Russia says West exploiting Syria deal

Russia has accused the West of trying to exploit a chemical weapons deal with Syria to push through a UN resolution threatening force against President Bashar al-Assad.<p>Assad's government handed over information about its chemical arsenal last week to a UN-backed weapons watchdog, meeting the first …

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Nairobi Westgate attack: 'Most hostages now rescued'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1012000/1012854_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524685326_942bfb2a3ee470e608c42155a8c49f8d<p><b>Most of the people caught up in an attack on a shopping centre in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, have been rescued, defence officials have told the BBC.</b><p>Col …

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