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UN Wants Disciplinary Action Against Quran Burners

UN Wants Disciplinary Action Against Quran Burners The U.N. secretary-general for Afghanistan is calling for disciplinary action for those responsible for the burning of Qurans at a U.S. military base last week. The incident sparked days of deadly protests and … Continue reading

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More Quran protests leave 7 dead in Afghanistan

More Quran protests leave 7 dead in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan called on his troops to resist any urge to avenge the death of two American soldiers killed in riots over the burning … Continue reading

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Obama commemorates 9/11 with appeal for tolerance

Obama commemorates 9/11 with appeal for tolerance WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama appealed to an unsettled nation Saturday to honor the memory of the Sept. 11 attacks by hewing to the values of diversity and tolerance. “We will not … Continue reading

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Obama implores minister to call off Quran burning

Obama implores minister to call off Quran burning WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama is exhorting a Florida minister to “listen to those better angels” and call off his plan to engage in a Quran-burning protest this weekend. Obama told … Continue reading

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