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US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry

US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry bid to secure ceasefire with Hamas
Matthew Lee And Julie Pace, The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration pushed back Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism aimed at Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, with U.S. officials saying Kerry had in no way abandoned key Israeli needs.

Russia: EU sanctions weaken anti-terrorism efforts

Russia says new EU sanctions will weaken fight against international terrorism
The Associated Press

MOSCOW - Russia lashed out Saturday at the latest round of Ukraine-related sanctions imposed by the European Union, saying they endanger the fight against international terrorism, and accused the United States of spreading flagrant lies about Russia's alleged involvement in the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine.

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