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Democracy Now! – September 26, 2013

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September 26, 2013

    U.S. Signs 1st Global Arms Treaty; Over Half of U.N. Members Now on Board
    U.S., Iran in Highest-Level Talks Since 1979
    Iranian President Rejects Denial of Nazi Holocaust
    Syrian Rebel Factions Reject Western-Backed Opposition
    Russia Denies Claims of Deal on Syria Resolution
    House GOP Shifts to Debt Ceiling in Bid to Derail Obamacare
    Senate Budget Bill to Exclude “Monsanto Protection Act”
    Senate Bill Seeks to Roll Back NSA Surveillance
    Docs: NSA Spied on Prominent Antiwar Critics at Height of Vietnam Invasion
    Venezuelan President Cancels U.N. Visit over Alleged Threats
    Customs Agency Unveils Training Reforms Following Border Killings
    Angola 3 Prisoner Seeks Compassionate Release over Terminal Cancer
    2013 Right Livelihood Award Winners Announced