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People clean up after a car bomb attack hit a Shiite mosque in the neighborhood of Bayaa, in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, July. 29, 2013. A wave of over a dozen car bombings hit central and southern Iraq during morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, killing scores in the latest coordinated attack by insurgents determined to undermine the government. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

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Paradise Firearms owner Paul Paradis and other gun rights activists are petitioning for the recall of Colorado Senate President John Morse after the Democrat-controlled state government enacted sweeping gun control laws. (Associated Press)

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Commandant Gen. James F. Amos is accused of ordering an investigator into the Taliban desecration cases to “crush” the defendants. (Associated Press)

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday, July 28, 2013. Mr. Netanyahu urged his skeptical coalition partners Sunday to agree to free Palestinian prisoners as part of U.S efforts to resume peace talks, calling the deal a "tough decision" that he took for the good of the country. (AP Photo/Ronen Zvulun, Pool)

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday, July 28, 2013. Mr. Netanyahu urged his skeptical coalition partners Sunday to agree to free Palestinian prisoners as part of U.S efforts to resume peace talks, calling the deal a "tough decision" that he took for the good of the country. (AP Photo/Ronen Zvulun, Pool)

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday, July 28, 2013. Mr. Netanyahu urged his skeptical coalition partners Sunday to agree to free Palestinian prisoners as part of U.S efforts to resume peace talks, calling the deal a "tough decision" that he took for the good of the country. (AP Photo/Ronen Zvulun, Pool)

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Opponents of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday, July 26, 2013. Security forces clashed with Mr. Morsi's supporters early Saturday in the country's bloodiest incidence of violence since the military deposed him. (AP Photo/Hossam Diab, Egyptian army)

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Opponents of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday, July 26, 2013. Security forces clashed with Mr. Morsi's supporters early Saturday in the country's bloodiest incidence of violence since the military deposed him. (AP Photo/Hossam Diab, Egyptian army)

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Opponents of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday, July 26, 2013. Security forces clashed with Mr. Morsi's supporters early Saturday in the country's bloodiest incidence of violence since the military deposed him. (AP Photo/Hossam Diab, Egyptian army)

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Opponents of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi protest at Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday, July 26, 2013. Security forces clashed with Mr. Morsi's supporters early Saturday in the country's bloodiest incidence of violence since the military deposed him. (AP Photo/Hossam Diab, Egyptian army)

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** FILE ** The U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was gutted in the Sept. 11, 2012, attack by Islamic extremists. Also demolished in the aftermath were six paragraphs of initial talking points, including that the CIA raised the prospect that the U.S. facilities were “previously surveilled” by al Qaeda-linked terrorists in anticipation of the attack. (Associated Press)

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Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weekslong sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of Morsi supporters, setting off clashes that lasted for hours and left tens of people dead. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

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Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi carry an injured man to a field hospital following clashes with security forces at Nasr City, where pro-Morsi protesters have held a weekslong sit-in, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, July 27, 2013. Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of Morsi supporters, setting off clashes that lasted for hours and left tens of people dead. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

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** FILE ** A member of the South Korean military stands at attention at the Korean War Memorial in Washington, April 12, 2010. President Obama is marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War. Obama is making remarks Saturday at a commemorative ceremony at the Korean War Veterans Memorial on the National Mall. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** A member of the South Korean military stands at attention at the Korean War Memorial in Washington, April 12, 2010. President Obama is marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War. Obama is making remarks Saturday at a commemorative ceremony at the Korean War Veterans Memorial on the National Mall. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, file photo, Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah, center, waves to his supporters, in the southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)

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Afghan security forces patrol near the building that was occupied by militants in Kabul in September 2011. Insurgent took over a building to fire on the U.S. Embassy and NATO compounds. An internal report revealed the U.S. diplomatic facilities in Afghanistan have dangerous security lapses. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** No one was seriously hurt in the Taliban's Sept. 13, 2011, attack on the U.S. Embassy and NATO headquarters in Kabul, but a State Department inspector general's report cited "unnecessary risk to staff" because of a lack of resources. (Associated Press)

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Afghan security forces patrol near the building that was occupied by militants in Kabul in September 2011. Insurgent took over a building to fire on the U.S. Embassy and NATO compounds. An internal report revealed the U.S. diplomatic facilities in Afghanistan have dangerous security lapses. (Associated Press)

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The Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, killed Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. Security specialists say with diplomats residing in more well-guarded parts of cities, intelligence is likely to decline. (Associated Press)