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Updated July 16, 2021 - 8:36 PM EDT
Biden Mulls Intervention in Cuba To Provide WiFi
  Biden Says He Won't Lift Restrictions on Remittances to Cuba
Biden: Marines to Haiti; Troops 'Not on Agenda'
  Colombians Arrested in Haitian President's Killing Had US Training
  Miami Security Firm Faces Questions in Haiti Assassination
China Says US Measures Threaten Global Trade
  China Missing From Itinerary for Deputy Secretary of State's Asia Tour
  US Legislation Targeting China Clears Key Congressional Committee
Taliban Offers Ceasefire for Prisoner Release
  Afghan Govt, Taliban Both Claim Control of Key Border Crossing
Israeli Military Wants More Funds To Attack Iran
US Denies Iraq Troop Withdrawal Was Discussed
item The Guardian: Regurgitating the Russia-Gate Canard  by Ray McGovern
item Note to Joe: Try These Two Easy Tricks to Promote Freedom in Cuba  by Thomas Knapp
item The Int'l Community Must Resist Calls for 'Muscular Intervention' in Haiti  by Laura Wagner & Jennifer Greenburg
item The Origins of the Military Industrial Complex  by Natylie Baldwin
item Why America's Wars Never End  by Andrea Mazzarino
item Israel: Racist, Violent Policing Is at the Heart of Apartheid  by Jonathan Cook

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South Africa
South Africa Deploys 25,000 Troops to End Week of Rioting
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South Africans Organize to Confront Looters, Defend Property
Ethiopia Accuses Aid Groups of 'Arming' Tigray Fighters
Ethiopia Regions Send Troops to Back Fight With Tigray Rebels
Ethiopia Leaders Threaten New Offensive Against Tigray Rebels
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US Speaks Out Over Egypt's Crackdown on Activists
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Biden's Nominee for Pentagon Weapons Chief Withdraws
Alabama Military Base Orders Troops to Show Vaccination Proof Amid Increased Covid-19 Cases
US Army Awards $600m Sustainment Contract for Next-Gen Troop Carrier
US Army Awards Britain's BAE $62 Million Missile Warning System Contract
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Biden: Cuba 'A Failed State' and Is 'Repressing Their Citizens'
Biden Says US Prepared To Send Vaccines to Cuba
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Charges Could Be Brought in US Over Haitian Assassination: US Official
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