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Blinken Throws Down Gauntlet to China & Russia
  US Warships To Enter Black Sea in 'Significant Signal' to Russia
  Russia Alarmed Over NATO Nations' Militarization of the Arctic
US SecDef, SecState Head to NATO Over Ukraine
  Turkey Demands: Return Crimea, Suppress Donbass, Ukraine in NATO
SecDef Vows Commitment to Israel in Iran Talks
  Iran Sees Israeli Cyberattack as Nuclear Terrorism
  US Won't Lift All Trump-Era Sanctions on Iran
US Ups Tensions With Beijing in China Seas
  China-Philippines Reef Dispute Could Get Worse as US Chips In
123 Killed in Fighting Over Yemen's Maarib
US Restores Less Than Half of Pre-Trump Funds to UNRWA
Afghan President Warns Against 'Hasty' Peace Process
item Pentagon Effort to Recruit Vietnam as an Ally Exposed Delusions of US Strategy  by Gareth Porter
item Blinken Throws Down Gauntlet to China & Russia, Again  by Rick Rozoff
item A History of the Espionage Act and How It Ensnared Julian Assange  by Joe Lauria
item Push Saudi Arabia to End the Assault on Yemen  by Doug Bandow
item We Need Diplomacy, Not War  by William Rivers Pitt
item Are We Pressing Saudi Arabia Enough on the Yemen Blockade?  by William Hartung

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KKL-JNF Leadership Approves Purchase of West Bank Land for Isolated Settlements
Israeli Forces Arrest Nine Palestinians in West Bank Raids
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Three Palestinian-Israeli Men Shot Dead in Latest Killing of Crime Wave
Future Ties at Stake as South Korean PM Visits Iran
Iran Demands South Korea Release Billions in Funds Frozen Under US Sanctions
Middle East
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Yemen: Riyan International Airport Reopens After 5 Years
Turkey, Egypt Hold First Call in Move Towards Rapprochement
Saudi Arabia Executes Three Soldiers Accused of 'High Treason'
Jordan's King Abdullah Makes First Joint Appearance With Prince Hamzah Since Rift
Several Dead as Suicide Bombing Targets Somali Regional Governor
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Volunteer Militia Becomes Latest Target for Burkina Faso's Jihadists
Egypt, Sudan Reject Ethiopian Proposal for Data Sharing on Renaissance Dam
Two Killed During Anti-UN Protests in Eastern DR Congo Protests, Officials Say
Aid Group Says Detained Migrant Killed, 2 Injured in Libya
South Sudan's President Appoints New Army Chief
Veteran Ruler Guelleh Re-Elected Djibouti Leader for Fifth Term
Pro-Democracy Hirak Protesters Launch Hunger Strike in Algerian Prison
Colombia Mobilizes Forces to Venezuela Border
Venezuela Detains Sinaloa Cartel Members in Clash Near Colombia
Venezuela Paid $64 Million to Receive Vaccines Through Covax
The War at Home
New Haven Antiwar Activist Gets Prison for Break-In at Navy Sub Base
Pentagon Insists Vaccine Rollout a Success Despite Spotty Data
After 40 Years, Anti-Nuke Protesters Are Finally Building a Peace Pagoda in Bangor's Shadow
US Navy Welcomes New Autonomous 'Seahawk' Vessel
More Than 80 Protesters Killed in Myanmar
Ten Myanmar Police Killed in Attack by Ethnic Armies
Doctors Under Fire as Myanmar Military Targets Efforts to Aid Injured Protesters
Rights Group Condemns Myanmar Death Sentences
Taiwan to Stage Live-Fire Drills as Fears of PLA Attack Grow
US-China Rivalry: Is the Pressure on for ASEAN Countries to Choose Sides?
Chinese Vaccines' Effectiveness Low, Official Admits
John Kerry Plans to Visit China Ahead of Biden's Climate Summit
US Special Envoy Khalilzad in Kabul as Govt Prepares for Turkey Conference
Guiding Principles for Turkey Summit Shared With Negotiators
One Killed in Gunmen Attack in Kabul
Border Force Commander Named New Kandahar Police Chief
Philippines, US to Begin 2-Week Joint Military Drill on Monday
India: Five Killed in Election Violence in West Bengal State
Kyrgyzstan Voters Back Presidential Rule in Referendum
Quilliam: Social Media React to the Closing of British Think-Tank
Former UK Minister Accuses Pro-Israel Lobby of 'Disgusting Interference'
Major UK Charity Accepts 'Dirty Money' Linked to Human Rights Violations in Palestine
Northern Ireland
19 Officers Injured After Violence Flares in Belfast
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