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Updated November 1, 2019 - 9:10 PM EDT
Trump's Oil Claims Complicate US War in Syria
  US Troops, Armored Vehicles Arrive at East Syrian Oilfields
  Pentagon on Alert as ISIS Threatens Revenge Over Baghdadi Death
Afghanistan: CIA-Backed Forces Commit Atrocities
  Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan Hit Record High
  A CIA-Backed Militia Targeted Clinics in Afghanistan
New Report: 100,000 People Killed in Yemen War
  UAE-Backed Militia Besiege Yemen Governor Amid Fears of Coup
US Military Spending Bill Fails in Senate
US Extends Waiver on Iran's Nuclear Program
Iraq President Vows Early Elections, PM to Quit
item Israeli Soldier Gets Slap on the Wrist for Murder of Unarmed Child  by Dave DeCamp
item US Drone Strike Kills Somali Civilians Gathering Frankincense  by Brett Wilkins
item US History of Controlling the OPCW to Promote Regime Change  by Caitlin Johnstone
item Why Those 'Endless Wars' Must Never End  by Andrew Bacevich
item About Trump Wanting Iraq's Oil Fields  by John Kiriakou
item Killing Julian Assange: Justice Denied When Exposing Official Wrongdoing  by Philip Giraldi

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Israel Approves More Than 2,300 Settler Homes: NGO
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China Says It Won't Sit Back if US Deploys Intermediate Range Missiles in Asia
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