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Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden says he has enough votes to win the Democratic nomination and take on Donald Trump at the 2020 US presidential election

In-depth: From Amo to Habibi, Bernie Sanders has become the first presidential candidate in US history to embrace the Arab community, and they're feeling the Bern like never before.

Buttigieg quits presidential race as Biden makes a comeback

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Buttigieg quits presidential race as Biden makes a comeback

Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay US presidential candidate from a major party, ended his campaign to be the Democratic nominee in the November election against Donald Trump.

Sanders cements Democrat front-runner status after Nevada caucuses victory

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Sanders cements Democrat front-runner status after Nevada caucuses victory

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders came out on top in the Nevada Democratic caucuses, building on his victory in New Hampshire earlier this month.

US elections: Democrats scuffle for nomination in Nevada debate

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US elections: Democrats scuffle for nomination in Nevada debate

Tensions flared up in Las Vegas when the US democratic presidential candidates took the stage.

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Israel lobby AIPAC is 'helping fund' anti-Sanders ad campaigns

Pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is reportedly encouraging its members to give to a Super PAC launching an anti-Sanders advertisement campaign in Nevada.

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Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire Democratic primary

Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire's presidential primary election on Tuesday, narrowly edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first ...

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A pro-Israel PAC tried to sabotage Bernie in Iowa

Comment: Pro-Israel Democrats' attempts to detract from Bernie Sanders show how much support for Palestine has surged among progressives, writes ...

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Five US mosques approved as Iowa caucus sites

In an effort to improve Muslim voter participation, the Iowa democratic party approved five mosques for use as caucus sites on Monday.

Sanders campaign claims victory in Democrats' confused <em>Iowa</em> vote

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Sanders campaign claims victory in Democrats' confused Iowa vote

Results for Iowa Democratic caucuses, the critical first step to determining the party's presidential candidates, were delayed on ...

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US Democrats clash on Middle East in presidential debate

US Democratic presidential candidates have clashed on the Middle East, with Joe Biden insisting on keeping troops there while Elizabeth Warren ...

Trump defends killing 'son of a bitch' Soleimani

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Trump defends killing 'son of a bitch' Soleimani

President Trump spent much of his speech defending his decision to order the strike that killed top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, whom he ...

Bernie Sanders cancels events due to artery blockage

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Bernie Sanders cancels events due to artery blockage

The 78 year-old Senator has now cancelled all future events and appearances 'until further notice'.

Trump preps for July 4 bash starring himself

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Trump preps for July 4 bash starring himself

President Donald Trump prepared on Thursday to host an Independence Day show like no other, featuring a display of military tanks and jets.

US 2020 hopefuls chide Netanyahu ahead of Israel vote

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US 2020 hopefuls chide Netanyahu ahead of Israel vote

US politicians traditionally hail Washington's close partnership with Israel, and assuring those ties will continue has become a campaign trail ...

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US Democratic hopeful Beto O'Rourke calls Netanyahu a 'racist'

US politicians traditionally hail Washington's close partnership with Israel, and assuring those ties will continue has become a campaign trail standard.

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Pompeo to visit Israel ahead of election

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Israel ahead of its April 9 election but will not be involved in the country's domestic politics, ...

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Congresswoman who secretly met Assad to run for president

Tulsi Gabbard, who received heavy backlash after she secretly met Syria's Bashar al-Assad, says she's running for president.

Wilson Dizard

Saudi disinformation campaign reveals fear of progressive Muslim congresswomen

Comment: The internet is a fertile forum for fear and deception, but it's clear Congress has no idea what to do about it, writes Wilson Dizard.

Can democracy survive the internet?

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Can democracy survive the internet?

Comment: The digital political spectacle is a phenomenon that could prove fatal to democracy in America and beyond, writes Wilson Dizard.

Andrew Leber

Midterms2018: Step to the left, slide to the right

Comment: Tuesday's midterm election results saw the Democrats retake the House, which takes any legislation from President Trump without ...

Protection extended for 7,000 Syrian refugees living in US

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Protection extended for 7,000 Syrian refugees living in US

Around 7,000 Syrian refugees in the US have had their special protection status extended, in an acknowledgement of the continued dangers they ...

Man in US imprisoned for 'shipping firearms to Hizballah'

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Man in US imprisoned for 'shipping firearms to Hizballah'

Fadi Yassine faces a 57-month prison sentence for arranging to send weapons to a Hizballah member in Lebanon.

Syrian, Sudanese refugees already suffering from Trump's travel ban

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Syrian, Sudanese refugees already suffering from Trump's travel ban

The reinstatement of the so-called Muslim ban is shattering the hopes of refugees fleeing conflicts in Syria and Sudan who were so close to ...

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