Daily Archives: November 3, 2014

Alan Gross and the Cuban Five: A Timeline

[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Editorial Alan Gross and the Cuban Five: A Timeline By ERNESTO LONDOÑO  NOV. 2, 2014 To understand why The Times’s editorial board is calling for a prisoner swap with Cuba, it is instructive to revisit … Continue reading

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As Afghanistan War Ends, Congressional Appetite for Oversight Wanes

[Translate] Sen. Tim Kaine/Flickr Molly O’TooleOctober 31, 2014 As Afghanistan War Ends, Congressional Appetite for Oversight Wanes By several key measures, the waste and corruption that has plagued the Afghanistan reconstruction effort for the past 13 years is as bad as … Continue reading

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