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Updated October 12, 2020 - 9:06 PM EDT
Top Gen.: Afghan Withdrawal 'Conditions-Based'
Nagorno-Karabakh Ceasefire in Tatters
  How Can Americans Support Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh?
IAEA: Iran Lacks Uranium To Make Any Nukes
  Undeniable Cruelty of 'Maximum Pressure' on Iran
Iraqi Command: Coalition Needed to Fight ISIS
  Iraqi Militias Agree Conditional Suspension of Attacks on US Targets
N. Korean Parade Fuels Concern About New ICBM
Trump Seeks Last Minute Nuke Deal With Russia
US Plan: Weapons Anywhere on Earth in 1 Hour
Trump's Planned Sale of F35s to UAE Hit Snag in Senate
Taiwan President Seeks 'Meaningful Dialogue' With China
Fighting Rages in N. Yemen, 'Heavy Losses' on Both Sides
item Saudi Arabia Should Be Punished By, Not Elected to, the UN Human Rights Council  by Doug Bandow
item Undeniable Cruelty of 'Maximum Pressure' on Iran  by Tyler Cullis
item Designating the Houthis as Terrorists Will End Up Killing More Yemenis  by Michael Horton
item A Game of Nuclear Chicken With Russia and China  by Michael Klare
item How Can Americans Support Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh?  by Nicolas JS Davies
item The Stubborn Persistence of the Russia Bogeyman  by George Beebe

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