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Archdiocese of Newark to begin resettling refugees in 2017

Despite objections from Gov. Chris Christie and president-elect Donald Trump, the Archdiocese of Newark will begin resettling refugees from Syria and other warring nations next month.

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks about North Korea's latest nuclear test during his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Geneva, Switzerland, Friday, September 9, 2016. (Kevin Lamarque/Pool Photos via AP)
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks about North Korea's latest nuclear test during his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Geneva, Switzerland, Friday, September 9, 2016. (Kevin Lamarque/Pool Photos via AP)
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Confusion over cease-fire as US walks back Kerry comments

Confusion reigned Monday over Syria's new cease-fire as Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States and Russia could permit President Bashar Assad's government to launch new airstrikes against al-Qaida-linked militants. The State Department quickly reversed itself.

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov hold a press conference following their meeting in Geneva
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov hold a press conference following their meeting in Geneva (Kevin Lamarque/Pool Photo via AP)
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US, Russia seal Syria cease-fire, new military partnership

The United States and Russia early Saturday announced a breakthrough agreement on Syria that foresees a nationwide cease-fire starting on Monday, followed a week later by an unexpected new military partnership targeting the Islamic State and al-Qaida as well as the establishment of new limits on President Bashar Assad's forces.

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Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
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Volatile mix in Syria war puts new strain on US strategy

The U.S. military picture in Syria is getting more chaotic and complicated by the day, putting new strains on the Obama administration's strategy of partnering with a hodgepodge of local fighters against the Islamic State group without getting pulled deeper into Syria's civil war or rupturing relations with Turkey.

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Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
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To seek peace in Syria, US offers to cooperate with Russia

Frustrated by months of failure in Syria, the Obama administration is taking what might be its final offer to Moscow: Enhanced intelligence and military cooperation against the Islamic State and other extremist groups if Syria's Russian-backed president Bashar Assad upholds a ceasefire with U.S.-supported rebel groups and starts a political transition.

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Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq are seen inside a registration camp. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
Refugees mainly from Syria, Iran and Iraq are seen inside a registration camp. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
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In internal document, US diplomats demand Syria action

Dozens of State Department employees have endorsed an internal document that advocates U.S. military action to pressure Syria's government into accepting a cease-fire and engaging in peace talks, officials said Thursday. The position is at odds with U.S. policy.

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3 guilty of conspiracy to commit murder abroad in IS case

Three Minnesota men accused of plotting to go to Syria to join the Islamic State group were convicted Friday of conspiracy to commit murder overseas.

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Refugees and scholars: Colleges offer war-torn a route to US

Colleges in the U.S. are opening their doors -- and their financial aid -- to Syrian refugees.

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In this photo taken May 21, 2016, Barcham Zana, left, and Helene Osman, at a training camp in northern Syria where US military advisers are working with local Arab volunteers who want to fight the Islamic State. (AP Photo/Robert Burns)
In this photo taken May 21, 2016, Barcham Zana, left, and Helene Osman, at a training camp in northern Syria where US military advisers are working with local Arab volunteers who want to fight the Islamic State. (AP Photo/Robert Burns)
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US military trains eclectic group of anti-IS fighters

The number of Arab volunteers has surged this spring, following a series of battlefield gains against IS, including the retaking of al-Shaddadeh in Hassakeh province.

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Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, right, and Riad Hijab, head of the Higher Negotiations Committee, the Syrian opposition coalition negotiating in Geneva, chat during a joint stroll prior to a meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Germany and France with the Staffan de Mistura, U.N. special envoy for Syria, and Riad Hijab, head of the Higher Negotiations Committee, the Syrian opposition coalition negotiating in Geneva at the guest house of the German Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
Officials in Geneva at the guest house of the German Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
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US announces extension of Syria truce to Aleppo

The United States and Russia have persuaded Syria's government and moderate rebels to extend the country's fragile truce to the northern city of Aleppo, although sporadic clashes continue, U.S. officials said Wednesday.

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