Middle East

A burnt building inside the US Embassy compound in Benghazi, Libya (Photo credit: STRINGER/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East Protests

President Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.


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Opinion: Romney’s Criticism Of Obama’s Foreign Policy Is On Target

As unfortunate as the events are, Romney’s comments about Obama ring true. Prior to the tragic event and even after, President Obama appears to excuse and apologize for the horrendous events that take place in the world – including those against Americans.


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Opinion: AZ Republican: We Don’t Want Middle Easterners Here

Republican efforts to promote hatred across racial and religious lines are heating up this electoral season. They have found a new warrior to promote the cause in Arizona, Gabriela Saucedo Mercer. Mercer has questioned whether Middle Easterners should be in the US “either legally or illegally”.


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Resource For Troops With PTSD Could Run Out Of Money

A vital resource for veterans returning from the Middle East could soon be gone. A man in Summit County has single-handedly been helping veterans cope with post traumatic stress disorder, but the financial burden may be too much.


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Pain At The Pump Expected To Get Even Worse

Nobody escapes the pain at the pump. One expert says to blame the price spike on turmoil in the Middle East and the fear of a domino effect.


WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 01: Libyan demonstrators display the pre-Gaddafi Libyan flag while standing outside the offices of the Libyan ambassador to the United States March 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. The demonstrators were trying to take down the current flag at the offices and replace it with the pre-Gaddafi one. But after the Libyan government replaced Ambassador Ali Aujali for speaking out against the regime he was replaced with a loyalist and the flag exchange did not take place. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Libya: How Far Will the U.S. Go?

It seems Libya will be the testing ground for exactly how much the United States wants to get involved with the uprisings and potential regime changes in that part of the world.