Updated August 5, 2021 - 1:28 AM EDT
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August 4th, 2021

Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Killed Heavy Clashes in Major Western Afghan City of Herat
18 Houthis Killed in Saudi-Led Airstrikes in Yemen's Maarib Biden Administration Approves Its First Arms Sale to Taiwan
UK Says 'Potential Hijack' Incident in Gulf of Oman Is Over Pakistan Says Afghans Must Compromise for Peace Settlement
US Plans to Require Covid-19 Shots for Foreign Travelers Beijing and ASEAN's Long-Awaited South China Sea Code of Conduct Inches Forward
Rwanda Sends 300 Troops for UN Mission in Central African Republic Germany Detains Syrian Man Suspected of Grenade Attack on Civilians at Refugee Camp Near Damascus
USAID Chief Samantha Power Concerned by 'Dehumanizing Rhetoric' in Ethiopia Amid War in Tigray Region Myanmar UN Envoy Says Personal Security Stepped Up Amid Threat
Interpol Red Notices Re-Issued for Top Ex-FARC Boss Ivan Marquez, Colombia Says Tunisia's Ennahda Softens Language on Political Crisis
Biden Picks Diplomat With Polish Ties to Manage Key NATO Relationship Russian News Outlet Open Media Says Blocked by State Media Watchdog
Top Paramilitary, Guerrilla Leaders in Colombia Ask Forgiveness US Approves Potential Sales of Howitzers to Taiwan: Pentagon
Venezuela Political Talks Expected to Begin Aug 13 in Mexico Israel's Gantz Calls for International Military Action Against Iran
A Month After Killing Him, Israeli Army Hands Corpse of Slain Palestinian to His Family Israel Refuses to Allow Lawyers to Visit Hunger-Striking Detainees
Fired for a Facebook Post About Palestine, US Doctor Seeks Justice Four Israelis Injured by Rockets Fired From Southern Lebanon
18 Houthi Rebels Killed in Saudi-Led Airstrikes in Yemen's Marib 5 Sudanese Soldiers Killed in Blast in Northwestern Yemen
After Seven Days, Heavy Clashes Still Ongoing in Helmand's Capital War in Afghanistan Displaced 900,000 in Three Months: Watchdog
India's Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Has Gone to Sea for the First Time Comptroller Finds Israel Failing on Bedouin and Israelis of Ethiopian Origin
Palestinian Nutrition Student Transferred to Israeli Military Court Over Campus Activism Saudi FM Remains Cool on Israel Normalization, Reaffirms Support for Palestinian Statehood
US Military Report Warns ISIS Will Operate 'Indefinitely' Israel President Contacts Sudanese Leaders to Hurry Stalled Normalization Efforts
US Extends Iraq's Sanction Waiver for Four Months Israeli Gunfire That Killed 11-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Had 'No Justification': Rights Group
Taliban Commander Leading Attack on Afghan City Was Released From Prison Last Year 84 Injured as Protesters Try to Storm Lebanese Parliament on Blast Anniversary
More Than Half of Women Soldiers Reporting Sexual Harassment Say It Is 'Serious' and 'Persistent': Study Sailor Accused of Starting USS Bonhomme Richard Fire Identified, Claims He Was Set-Up
US Approves $270 Million Deal for Greek F-16 Upkeep Assailant in Pentagon Police Killing Was Booted Out of Marines, Recently Arrested
How Do Afghanistan Forces and Taliban Compare? Nicaraguan Police Detain Opposition VP Hopeful, Party Says
South Sudan's Vice President Machar Deposed by Party Demands Grow for Whereabouts of Tunisia's Prime Minister
Lebanon: International Donors Warn Political Elite During Aid Conference Senate Panel Approves Bill to Repeal Iraq War Authorizations
Lebanon Police, Protesters Clash on Beirut Blast Anniversary Germany Needs Answers Before Selling Weapons to Turkey, Says Official
US State Dept. No.2 Sherman Speaks With Myanmar Shadow Government Beijing to Berlin: Clarify Warship's Intentions in South China Sea or Forget Shanghai Visit
ISIS Remains a Persistent 'Low-Level' Threat in Iraq and Syria, US Report Says Israel's Gantz Iran 10 Weeks Away From Amassing Enough Weapons-Grade Material for Nuke
US Calls for Decoupling Prove 'Sticky' as China Boosts Share of Global Trade During Pandemic Military Action May Be Needed to Stop Iran Attacks, Israel Defense Chief Says
Taiwan Plans to Ban Workers in Key Tech Roles From Visiting Mainland China As US Launches Huge Indo-Pacific Drill, What's the Message to China?
Russia, US to Work Together on Space Station After 2024: Ifax Red Cross: 80% of Gaza Population Suffer Power Shortage
Israeli Forces Conduct Large-Scale Demolitions in Jordan Valley Senate Panel Votes to Repeal Iraq War Authorizations
Huawei CFO's US Extradition Case Begins Final Weeks of Hearings in Canadian Court US Voices Concern at Tanzania's Arrest of Opposition Politician
US's Blinken, Sudan's Prime Minister Discuss Ethiopia's Tigray Conflict Biden Says US Will Send $100 Million More in Aid to Lebanon
Heavy Clashes Still Ongoing in Afghanistan's Herat City Afghanistan: 8 Killed, 20 Wounded in Attack on Acting Defense Minister's House
West Bank: Israel Demolishes Eight Business Premises Owned by One Palestinian Family Iran Sentences Two Dual Nationals to More Than 10 Years in Prison, Says Lawyer
Tunisia Coup: Egypt's Sisi 'Fully Supports' President Kais Saied Beirut Explosion Anniversary: Protesters March Across Lebanon's Capital in Remembrance
ASEAN Urged to Address Myanmar Crises, as Special Envoy Named Afghan Families Flee Homes in South Amid Taliban Advance
Tunisia's President Fires Ambassador to US, Governor of Sfax France's Macron Criticizes 'Failing' Lebanon Politicians at Fundraiser
Israeli Artillery Shells Lebanon After Rockets Fired Over Border US Blocks Seafood From Fiji Ship Accused of Enslaving Crew
Explosion at Military Barrack Outside Syrian Capital Kills 1 British Navy Group: Hijackers Have Left Vessel Off UAE Coast

August 3rd, 2021

Kamala Harris to Work Against China in Southeast Asia Tour India to Deploy Four Warships to the South China Sea
Iran's Incoming President Says He Will Get 'Cruel' US Sanctions Lifted Human Rights Watch Calls for Global Treaty on 'Killer Robots'
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