Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Michael Oren on Obama, Israel, and American Jews
    In a recent post, I suggested that the intervention of two men, the former U.S. national security advisor Tom Donilon and the former Israeli ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, might help improve the dysfunctional relationship between the...
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  2. Virtual Reading Room Documents Search Results
    This search is based upon locating specified words in the electronic text of documents. However, in many cases, this is dependent upon the conversion of the text in paper documents to electronic text through optical character recognition (OCR)....
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  3. No matter what, Greece will suffer for years
    If you blinked, you might have missed it. But last November, there was a moment of good news for Greece. New economic data revealed that Greece's economy had actually stopped shrinking at the beginning of 2014. It was the end of a six-year-long...
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  4. U.S. Lifts Ban on Bahrain Aid
    The Obama administration on Monday lifted its ban on security assistance to Bahrain that was imposed after the nation’s crackdown on demonstrators in 2011. The move will allow the United States to provide antitank missiles, Humvees, ammunition and...
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  5. Florida Man, Accused of Terrorism Based on Book Collection, Set Free
    The U.S. government had produced “snippets of information from various sources, out of context, to weave together a narrative of terrorist ideation,” a Florida judge said Friday, ordering the release of Marcus Dwayne Robertson, an Orlando-based...
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