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Biden Announces Afghanistan Withdrawal Plan
  Taliban Won't Attend Peace Talks Until US Exits
Russia Deploys Forces To Counter NATO Threat
  Biden Speaks With Putin, Proposes an In-Person Meeting
  Top US Commander Prepared To Use 'Full Weight of NATO'
  Russia Warns US Against Deploying Ships to the Black Sea
Iran To Enrich to 60% in Retaliation for Sabotage
  US to Israel: Iran Will Never Obtain a Nuclear Weapon
US Intel Puts China at Top of Threat Assessment
  Biden Sends Delegation to Taiwan, China Warns Against Boosting Ties
Biden on Track to Accept Fewest Refugees
Israeli-Owned Ship Attacked Off UAE Coast
Syria Demands US Compensate It for 7 Years of War
US To Send 500 More Troops to Germany After Halting Cuts
Biden To Proceed With Trump's $23 Billion UAE Arms Sale
item When Will Tokyo Take Over Responsibility for Its Own Defense?  by Doug Bandow
item The New PR Campaign for Syrian al-Qaeda  by Bernhard
item Israel Rejects ICC Investigation: What Are the Possible Future Scenarios?  by Ramzy Baroud
item Keep Ukraine Out of NATO  by Daniel Larison
item Why in US Eyes, China's Ambition Appears as a Threat  by Jing Lee
item Biden's Pentagon Budget Plan Draws Transpartisan Opposition  by Ben Armbruster

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Top European Court Rules Turkish Writer Altan's Rights Were Violated
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South Korean Army Vows Early Deployment of 'Dronebot' Combat System
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