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What You Need to Know About Libya Before Tonight's Debate
President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will face off for their final debate on Monday night in Boca Raton, Florida. The contenders will spar over foreign policy, a subject that a war-weary electorate has largely brushed aside in favor of the economy. While Romney
Mideast Unrest Tops Clinton Agenda at Start of UN Meeting
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stacked her first full day of diplomacy at this year’s annual U.N. General Assembly meeting, also known as UNGA, by meeting with the leaders of some of the United States’ most challenging allies in a region marred by recent civil unrest....
Hello, Ohio: Key To 2012 (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: OBAMA AT THE UN — WHAT HE WILL SAY: Excerpts from the speech President Obama plans to deliver this morning at the United Nations: “The attacks of the last two weeks are not simply an assault...
Mitt's Mess: Will Internal Squabbles Steer Campaign Off Course? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: SUPER WORRIED ABOUT SUPER PACS: Potential voters are broadly concerned about so-called “Super PAC” spending in the presidential election, with a general perception it’s doing more for Mitt Romney than for Barack Obama, ...
Ambassador Susan Rice: Libya Attack Not Premeditated
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice said the attack on the American consulate in Benghazi was not premeditated, directly contradicting top Libyan officials who say the attack was planned in advance. “Our current best assessment, based on the information that we have at...
Obama Calls Leaders in Libya, Egypt Over Protests
President Obama worked the phones today in the aftermath of two incidents Wednesday, including one that took the life of the U.S. ambassador in Italy and three other Americans. Obama called Libyan President Mohamed Magariaf, according to a statement released by the White House late...
The Global Note: Chris Stevens R.I.P….Extremists Here, Extremists There…The Film & The Filmmaker
MIDEAST FURY: U.S. ENVOY KILLED -U.S. AMBASSADOR KILLED…It’s the most dramatic example of the nightmares that have come with the elation of the so-called “Arab Spring.” U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans have been killed in that attack on the U.S. consulate in...