Thursday's global agenda: Happy birthday Palestine?



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The Obama administration is weighing deeper intervention in Syria, reports The New York Times.

Former Sen. Chuck HagelChuck HagelCreating a future for vets in DC Republicans back Clinton, but will she put them in Pentagon? There's still time for another third-party option MORE (R-Neb.) is being vetted for a possible top national security post. [Foreign Policy]

U.S. ally Qatar is increasingly supporting Islamists, The Washington Post reports.


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