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Video Explains How the Middle East Conflict Began
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The Middle East conflict explained

Just in case you're confused about how the Middle East conflict came about, this little cartoon sums it up pretty well.

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Gaza bombarded by major explosions

In the Middle East, repeated explosions have been lighting up the Gaza skyline, turning it orange during a heavy night of bombardment.

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A Palestinian vendors displays food, including pickled vegetables and olives, in preparation for Ramadan at a market in the West Bank city of Hebron, Saturday, June 28, 2014.  (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
A Palestinian vendors displays food, including pickled vegetables and olives, in preparation for Ramadan at a market in the West Bank city of Hebron, Saturday, June 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
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From Morocco to Jakarta, Muslims mark Ramadan

BEIRUT (AP) -- Across a wide belt that stretches halfway around the globe, the world's estimated 1.6 billion Muslims will mark the beginning of Ramadan this weekend. The holy season is marred by unprecedented turmoil, violence and sectarian hatreds that threaten to rip apart the Middle East, the epicenter of Islam.

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Lebanese army and plainclothes policemen gather outside the Duroy hotel where a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room, in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises.  (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
Lebanese army and plainclothes policemen gather outside the Duroy hotel where a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room, in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
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Islamic State claims Lebanon suicide bombing

BEIRUT (AP) -- The al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has claimed responsibility for this week's Beirut hotel bombing.

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Fire engines work on extinguishing a fire after a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
Fire engines work on extinguishing a fire after a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
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Lebanon: Beirut hotel bomber is Saudi citizen

BEIRUT (AP) -- A suicide bomber who blew himself up at a Beirut hotel and his accomplice, who survived the blast, are citizens of Saudi Arabia, Lebanese officials said Thursday.

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Fire engines work on extinguishing a fire after a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
Fire engines work on extinguishing a fire after a suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, as Lebanese security forces raided the premises. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
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Explosion rocks Beirut hotel during security raid

BEIRUT (AP) -- A suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel Wednesday as Lebanese security forces raided the premises, causing an explosion that sent flames and a dark cloud of black smoke billowing out of the third-floor windows, security officials said.

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Secretary of State John Kerry (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)
Secretary of State John Kerry (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)
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Kerry Makes New, Ambitious Mideast Peace Push

Secretary of State John Kerry could be spending a lot of time shuttling back and forth between Washington and the Middle East in the months ahead.

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Obama’s Middle East Trip Begins in Israel

President Barack Obama is en route to Israel.

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Pope Benedict XVI (Getty Images)
Pope Benedict XVI (Getty Images)
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Pope Calls For Religious Freedom in Middle East

Pope Benedict XVI has appealed for religious freedom in the Middle East, calling it fundamental for stability in a region bloodied by sectarian strife.

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