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Reversing course, Trump commits to open-ended Afghan war 12:34am EDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Reversing course from his campaign pledges, President Donald Trump on Monday night committed the United States to an open-ended conflict in Afghanistan, signaling he would dispatch more troops to America's longest war and vowing "a fight to win."  Full Article

Spanish police track down, shoot dead Barcelona attacker Monday, 21 Aug 2017 

SUBIRATS, Spain (Reuters) - Spanish police on Monday shot dead an Islamist militant who killed 13 people with a van in Barcelona last week, ending a five-day manhunt for the perpetrator of Spain's deadliest attack in over a decade.  Full Article  

North Korea shipments to Syria chemical arms agency intercepted: U.N. report Monday, 21 Aug 2017 

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Two North Korean shipments to a Syrian government agency responsible for the country's chemical weapons program were intercepted in the past six months, according to a confidential United Nations report on North Korea sanctions violations.  Full Article