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Updated February 18, 2021 - 8:39 PM EST
NATO Increasing Troops in Iraq From 500 to 4,000
Biden Continues US Sanctions War Around World
 
  25 Prominent Nonprofits Urge Congress To Pull War Powers
No Decision Made on NATO Afghan Withdrawal
 
  German DM Warns Against Afghan Withdrawl
  Taliban To Launch Offensive Against US if Biden Stays in Afghanistan
Khamenei Wants 'Action' From Biden on Deal
 
  US Wants Iran to 'Refrain' From Limiting IAEA Inspections
Fighting Rages as Houthis Claim Gains in North Yemen
 
  As Biden Improves Yemen Policy, Activists Must Push Him Further
Russia Intercepts French Warplanes Over Black Sea
Biden Admin. OKs $197 Million Missile Sale to Egypt
US Warship Sails Near Chinese-Claimed Spratly Islands
New Docs Shed Light on 1983 Nuke Scare With Soviets
Viewpoints
item Washington's Foreign 'Democratic' Clients Become an Embarrassment Again  by Ted Galen Carpenter
item SecDef Austin's Safety Stand Down  by Jeff Groom
item Democrats Are as Dangerous as Republicans to a Just Peace in Palestine  by Ramzy Baroud
item Dismantling 'Sanctions Wall' Myth  by Shervin Ghaffari
item Biden Shields Israel as JNF Plans More Settlements  by Tamara Nassar
item As Biden Improves Yemen Policy, Activists Must Push Him Further  by Connor Freeman

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Frontline
5,000 National Guard Troops to Stay in DC in March
One-Third of US Troops Are Refusing Covid Vaccines
Covid-19: Mass Medic Migration Leaves Iran in Pandemic Panic
NATO: Surveillance Drone Fleet Mission-Ready
 
The War at Home
Blinken to Hold Virtual 'Quad' Meeting With Australia, India, Japan
Pentagon Considering Sending Troops to Help Covid Vaccination
FCC Seeks to Accelerate Removal of Huawei, ZTE Equipment by Rural Carriers
Army Pursues Spectrum Tool to Help Keep Post Locations Secret
China
Pentagon Rethinking How to Array Forces to Focus on China
Beijing Hits Back at Joe Biden's Plans to Put 'China Challenge' on G7 Agenda
Satellite Images Show China Emptying Military Camps at Border Flashpoint With India
Japan
Japan, US Extend Agreement on Military Base Payments
Japan's Ruling Party Says Women Can Join Key Meetings – as Silent Observers
Myanmar
Myanmar Coup Protesters Mass to Reject Army Claim of Support
Junta Targets Paralyzing Strikes, as Arrests Near 500
Afghanistan
Kandahar May Fall to Taliban Because of Poor Leadership: MPs
Three People Killed in Kabul Security Incidents
Two Policemen Killed in Herat Roadside Bomb Blast
Asia
Pakistan Police Seek Arrest of Two Christians Over Blasphemy
'Event Management': Foreign Envoys Visit Kashmir Amid Shutdown
Germany: Three Injured in Mail Bomb Blast at Lidl HQ
India Trade Minister Says Will Work With US on Trade Package
Clubhouse Emerges as Platform for Thai Dissidents, Government Issues Warning
Bangladesh Lawyer Files Sedition Case Over Al Jazeera Report
Europe
Putin Says Russia Needs to Safeguard Parliamentary Elections From Foreign Meddling
Belarus's Lukashenko Says West Recognizes His Legitimacy, Has Letter to Prove
Show Us That Sheikha Latifa Is Alive, UK Tells Dubai
Georgian Aircraft Manufacturer Announces Country's First Combat Drone
Australia
Facebook Blocks Australia Pages in Dispute Over Law
 
Palestine/Israel
Covid-19 Vaccine: Gaza to Receive First Batch of Russian-Made Sputnik V
93% of Palestinians Register to Vote in Election
Israeli Soldiers Cheer After Protester Shot
Israeli Forces Demolish Palestinian Village for 183rd Time
Israeli Army Asks Wikipedia to Label Hezbollah a 'Terrorist Organization'
Palestinian Woman Dies of Heart Attack Following Israeli Military Raid
Syria
Syria and Israel to Swap Prisoners in Russia-Mediated Deal
Prisoner Swap Said Snagged: Two Golan Residents Refuse to Leave Israel for Syria
Syria: US Journalist Bilal Abdul Kareem Released by HTS After Six Months
Iran
European Powers, US to Discuss Bid to Salvage Iran Nuclear Deal
Merkel Tells Rouhani Iran Should Return to Nuclear Deal
Three Iranian Intelligence Agents Die in Operation in Southeast, State TV Says
Middle East
Iraq Daily Roundup: Six Killed
Kuwait Emir Suspends Parliament Sessions for a Month
US Court Dismisses Case Against Turkey's Halkbank by Victims of Attacks
Africa
Gunmen Kill Student, Kidnap 42 in Attack on Nigerian School
Chad: At Least 35 Killed in Herder-Farmer Clashes
Germany: Three Injured in Mail Bomb Blast at Lidl HQ
The 'Hotel Rwanda' Hero Is on Trial. Here's What We Know.
Sisi Warns Egyptians Against Having More Than Two Children
Sudan Summons Ambassador to Ethiopia for Consultations: Spokesman
Suspected Central African Militia Leaders Plead Not Guilty to War Crimes
Venezuela
Venezuela's Maduro Vows Tough Response to Colombian Commando Unit
Jailed Suspect in Plot to Overthrow Venezuela's Maduro Blames Colombia, Guaido
Colombia
Five Coffee Pickers Killed in Colombian Massacre
 
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Columnists

Ted Galen Carpenter
2/18/2021
Washington’s Foreign 'Democratic' Clients Become an Embarrassment Again

Ramzy Baroud
2/18/2021
'Leaving Aside' International Law: Why Democrats Are as Dangerous as Republicans to a Just Peace in Palestine

Doug Bandow
2/17/2021
Saudi Arabia Sets Global Standard for Tyranny, but Asks: Why Is Washington Picking on the Kingdom?

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
2/16/2021
We've Gone a Year Without a Combat Death in Afghanistan – Will Biden Break the Streak?

Sheldon Richman
2/08/2021
Imperial America, Which Never Left, Is Back

Ted Snider
2/02/2021
Biden Meets Iran: The Upcoming Diplomatic Battle

Reese Erlich
1/23/2021
Battle Lines Drawn on Ending Yemen War

David R. Henderson
12/11/2020
Chuck Yeager on War Crimes

Dave DeCamp
11/03/2020
Election Day: One Thing's for Sure, an Interventionist Will Win

Scott Horton
8/20/2020
Matt Taibbi on the Origins of the Russiagate Hoax

Lucy Steigerwald
5/15/2020
Jackson State and Forgotten History

Justin Raimondo
9/16/2019
The FBI vs. Antiwar.com

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