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Updated July 20, 2021 - 9:20 PM EDT
Iran Rejects Draft Proposal to Restore Deal
  US Mulls Sanctions on Iran's Oil Sales to China
Iraqi PM Wants US 'Combat' Troops to Leave
  Bombing Hits Crowded Market in Iraq's Sadr City, Killing at Least 35
Israeli Airstrikes Pound Posts in Syria's Aleppo
  US Denies Drone Strike on Militia Truck in Eastern Syria
US, UK, EU, NATO Claim China Was Behind Microsoft Hack
  US Naval Drill in Pacific 'May Be Aimed at Next-Gen Chinese Bombers'
  Asian Countries Stockpile Powerful New Missiles
NATO Conducts 14-Nation Naval War Games in Black Sea
  Azerbaijan's Defense Chief Tells Commanders: Be Ready for New War
Turkey Planning Talks With Taliban Over Kabul Airport
US Issues Ban on Prosecutors Seizing Journalist Records
UK Govt Refuses to Release Venezuelan Gold to Maduro
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Israeli Military Probing Palestinian's Death, Video of Masked Soldier Shooting at Village
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Israel/Palestine & the World
Ben & Jerry's Announce End of Sales in Occupied Palestinian Territories
Lapid Confirms He'll Visit Morocco, in First for an Israeli FM
Israel and UAE Align for Multi-Million Dollar Moon Mission
Lebanon Says Consultations on New Govt Will Start Next Week
In Crisis-Hit Lebanon, Celebrating Eid Is for the 'Happy Few'
Yemen's Prime Minister Warns of 'Complete Economic Collapse' as Currency Crashes
UK Cuts in Humanitarian Aid Funding Leaves Families Fearful for Future
Middle East
Iraq Daily Roundup: 35 Killed in ISIS Bombing
Syrian Govt Threatens to Storm Daraa 'Within Days' Unless Locals Surrender Weapons
De Facto UAE Leader Visits Saudi Crown Prince Amid Tensions
Biden to Host Jordan's King Abdullah for Broad Array of Middle East Talks
Video Shows Iranian Police Opening Fire During Water Protest
Turkey Detains Nearly 1,500 Migrants Near Iranian Border
Peru's Fujimori Admits Defeat in Presidential Election, Lashes Out at Socialist Rival
Uncertainty Lingers as Peru Edges Closer to Castillo Presidency
Biden Looks to Increase Staffing of Cuba Embassy, Review Remittance Policy
Official: Haiti's Interim Prime Minister to Step Down
Colombia Announces Police Reforms To Stem Abuses
US to Evacuate 2,500 Afghans to US Military Base in Virginia
How Afghan War Showed Limits of US Military Power
US Troop Exodus From Afghanistan Leaves Russia, China Worried About Extremists
Afghan Clerics Call for Immediate Ceasefire
Diplomatic Missions in Afghanistan Call for End to Taliban Offensive
US Peace Envoy Visits Islamabad as Pakistan-Afghan Ties Sour
Pakistan Urges Afghanistan to Reconsider Recall of Diplomats
Pakistan Says Needs Afghan Cooperation for Probe Into Envoy's Daughter's Kidnapping
Thirty Killed as Bus and Truck Collide in Pakistan
South Korea
'Historical Distortions' Test South Korea's Commitment to Free Speech
South Korea's Moon Cancels Japan Trip Amid Spat Over Insult
China/Hong Kong
China Vows to Retaliate Against US Sanctions on Seven Officials in Charge of Hong Kong Affairs
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US Congress Takes Aim at China's Recruitment of Scientists
China Asserts Growing Middle East Role as Foreign Minister Visits Egypt, Syria
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Belarus Opposition Leader Says US Has 'Moral Obligation' to Impose Sanctions on Country
Belarus Arrests Three Journalists in Media Crackdown
Human Rights Group Says Belarus Holding Over 560 Political Prisoners
Turkish President: Two-State Deal Only Way for Cyprus Peace
Cyprus Condemns TV Attack by Protesters Opposed to Covid Measures
Egypt Detains Former Al-Ahram Editor After He Called on Sisi to Step Down
Turkey Attempting 'Mediation' Over Egypt Executions
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Ethiopia's Tigray Forces Enter Neighboring Afar Region
Defying Egypt and Sudan, Ethiopia Confirms Second Filling of Nile Dam
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Ukraine Launches Army Drills With US, Poland, Lithuania
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