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Updated May 12, 2022 - 9:11 PM EDT
Rand Paul Blocks Vote on $40 Billion Ukraine Aid
 
  Sen. Tuberville: US Risks War With Russia by 'Poking the Bear'
  Poll: More Americans Are 'OK' With Ukraine Losing to Russia
Finland Announces Plan To Join NATO
 
  UK and Sweden Say Relations With Putin Can Never Be Normalized
  Ukraine Accused of Deadly Cross-Border Attack in Russia
  Leader of Ukraine's Kherson to Ask Putin to Join Russia
  Ukraine Shuts Pipeline, Halts Russian Gas Flowing to Europe
Biden May Drop China Tariffs to Lower Prices
 
  China Says US 'Intensifying Tensions' With Warship in Taiwan Strait
Iran Shells 'Terrorist Positions' in Iraq's Irbil
UAE Warns: US 'Nopec' Bill Could Spike Oil Prices by 300%
Viewpoints
item US Counting on Putin to Signal Before Using Nukes  by Ray McGovern
item The US Government Should Stop Arming Ukraine  by Daniel Martin
item Bill Clinton's Pathetic Attempt to Justify His Decision to Expand NATO  by Jeremy Kuzmarov
item When Is the US at War? Russia's Red Line  by Ted Snider
item The Threat of Polish Involvement in Ukraine  by Col. Douglas Macgregor
item Biden Has Fallen Into Trump's Iran Trap  by Ryan Costello

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Frontline
White House Asks US Congress to Approve New Weapons Sales to Turkey
Senators Introduce Legislation to Create Space National Guard
US Encourages Dialogue on N. Ireland Trade Dispute
 
Ukraine
Ukrainian Soldier in Liberated Town Says Killing Russians Is 'Like a Sport Now'
Ukraine to Hold First War Crimes Trial of Captured Russian
Ukraine Proposes Swapping Injured Azovstal Defenders for Russia Prisoners
Ukraine's Zelensky Wants to Restore the Country's Territory
Russian Separatists Say There Are No Civilians Left at Azovstal Plant: Tass
Ukraine Appeals Over Worsening Conditions in 'Medieval Ghetto' Mariupol
Shelling Damages Ukrainian Warehouse Storing Ammonium Nitrate: Local Authorities
Commander in Ukraine Wants Quiet Electric Bikes for His Sniper Teams
Russian-Backed Separatist Regions of East Ukraine Block Facebook, Instagram
Zelensky: A NATO Membership Would Have Prevented the War
Russia
One Dead, Three Wounded in Russia After Ukraine Attack: Belgorod Governor
Russia Says It Is Closely Watching NATO Configuration on Borders
Russian Spy Boss Compares US to German Nazi Propaganda Machine
Russia Demands Polish Apology for Red Paint Attack on Ambassador
Lavrov Says Russia Does Not Want War in Europe
Russia's Medvedev, Volodin Lash Out at US Aid to Ukraine
Sanctions, Bans, Shortages
UN Chief: 'Deeply Concerned' About Risks of Global Hunger Due to War in Ukraine
EU Seeks to Ease Rules on Seizing Sanctioned Russian Oligarchs' Assets
Hungary Says Its Backing of EU's Russia Oil Ban Hinges on Hundreds of Millions of Dollars
Ukraine's Zelensky Says He Spoke to Scholz, Discussed More Russia Sanctions
Russia Sanctions European Gazprom Units in Retaliation
Italy's PM Suggests Forming Oil Buyer Cartel With US
US & Ukraine/Russia
Stinger Shortcut: US Army Seeks Special Funding for Missile Supply Chain
Tulsi Gabbard Says Biden Is Risking Nuclear War With Russia Over Ukraine
Pentagon: Russian Hypersonic Weapon Use in Ukraine Not a Game-Changer
US Plays 'Dangerous Game' in Trying to 'Cancel' Russia, Ambassador Says
Milley Says Medical Forces Could Be Limited During War by Planned Cuts
Lockheed Secretly Worked to Block Airbus' Influence in Washington – While Teaming on Major Pentagon Bid
The World & Ukraine/Russia
Finland President to Green Light NATO Entry
Swedish Parliament to Hold NATO Debate as Decision to Join Looms
US and Russia Need to Talk, Seek Way Out of Ukraine Conflict: Italy's Draghi
Top EU Official Backs Multi-Trillion Plan to Rebuild Ukraine
UK Signs Deal Pledging to Defend Sweden if Attacked
Dutch Party Asks Zelensky to Account for $850 Million Personal Wealth
On Norway's Arctic Border With Russia, a Town Freezes Ties With Its Eastern Neighbor
UK Defense Chief Flags Iffy Weapon Stocks for Ukraine War
Britain
UK to Reform Spy Laws to Tackle Threats From Cyber and State Influence
UK Invests $2.47 Billion in Dreadnought Nuclear Submarine
US Military
US Soldier Killed in Bear Attack on Alaska Military Base
US Navy Given 6 Months to Submit Plan for Closing Red Hill After Water Contamination
Pentagon Tests High-Power Microwave Systems Against Drones
Austin Acknowledges 'Problem' in Comments on USS George Washington
US Army Advocates More Funding for Modernization in Tech, Data and Weaponry
Two Paratroopers Hurt After Missing Drop Zone, Landing in North Carolina Neighborhood
US Marines to Upgrade Reconnaissance, Electronic Warfare Capabilities
Wear Your 'Damn Seatbelts,' US Generals Plead After Recent Soldier Deaths
US Naval Special Warfare Sailor Dead After Helicopter Landing
 
Murder of Shireen Abu Akleh
Israeli Forces Storm Slain Reporter Shireen Abu Akleh's Home
Eyewitness Account of Al Jazeera Journalist's Shooting
Footage and Geolocation Disprove Israeli Claims
US Envoy in Israel Urges 'Thorough' Probe Into Abu Akleh Killing
Shireen Abu Akleh: a Trailblazer Who Gave Voice to Palestinians
Palestinians Protest Israel's Killing of Shireen Abu Akleh
Israeli Killing of Al Jazeera's Shireen Abu Akleh Sparks Outrage
Abu Akleh's Killing Highlights Israeli Attacks on Journalists
Expert Says Journalist's Death Will Fuel Revenge Attacks, No Matter the Explanation
Friends and Colleagues Mourn Slain Palestinian Journalist
Israel's Record of Killing Palestinian Journalists
The 12 Al Jazeera Journalists Killed on the Front Lines
Israel/Palestine
Key Israeli Governing Partner Ra'am to Remain in Coalition
Israel Says It Foiled Hamas Attempt to Smuggle Arms Production Parts Via Sea
Palestinian Teenager Killed by Israeli Forces Near Ramallah
Palestinian Hunger Striker Moved to Hospital Following Health Deterioration
Yemen
Unidentified Shooters Kill Security Officer in Yemen's Aden
$33 Million Pledged to Prevent 'Catastrophic' Oil Spill in Yemen
Middle East
Iraq Daily Roundup: 11 Killed
Elderly Kurdish Couple Arrested in Turkey on Terrorism Charges
Philippines
Philippines: Marcos Jr. Declares Victory, Faces Calls to Ensure Democracy
US Welcomes Marcos Victory in Philippines: Blinken
US Sees Early 'Challenges' Dealing With New Philippines Administration
China Committed to Friendship and Working With Philippines Under Marcos: Embassy
France
France Opens Probe Into Torture Claims Against Interpol President From UAE
Afghanistan
EU 'Concerned' by Reports of Afghan Civilian Casualties in Panjshir
Many Afghan Women Pushing Back Against Taliban Orders to Cover Up
Taliban's Suhail Shaheen Clarifies Hijab Rules
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Deploys Troops in Capital After Violence, Protests
Defense Chief Rules Out Military Coup
President to Appoint New PM, Cabinet This Week
President Warns of 'Racial Disharmony', Curfew Extended
Asia
US Knocks China, Russia Over UN Inaction on North Korea Threats
Solomons PM Dismisses Concerns Over China Maritime Deal
Biden Seeks to Keep China in Focus by Welcoming ASEAN Leaders
India's Hindu-Muslim Tensions Reveal a Worrisome New Pattern
Hong Kong Police Bail Catholic Cardinal Arrested on National Security Charge
Libya
Washington Threatens Sanctions Against Libya's Election Spoilers
Libya Eyes Offshore Oil Expansion Amid Onshore Force Majeure
Nigeria
Attackers Kill Seven Soldiers in Ambush in Northern Nigeria
Nigerian Separatists Calling for Death on Facebook

Nigeria's Buhari Asks Ministers With Political Ambition to Resign

Africa
Four Killed in Somalia Blast Ahead of Presidential Vote
Five Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Second Deadly Sinai Attack
Togo: Eight Soldiers Killed in Attack by Suspected 'Terrorists'
US, Others Say Africa Has Become Main Target of ISIS Group
German Govt Agrees to Boost Its Mali UN Contingent
Germany Shifts Focus of Military Missions in West Africa
Australia
Australia to Acquire 13 Additional MH-60R Seahawks From US Navy

Australia Announces $700 Million Special Forces Weapons Upgrade

Americas
Guatemala Judge Threatened After Decision on Civil War Crime
Bolivia's Arce Warns May Not Attend Summit of the Americas
 
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Columnists

Ray McGovern
5/12/2022
US Counting on Putin To Signal Before Using Nukes

Ted Snider
5/12/2022
When Is the US at War? Russia's Red Line

Daniel Larison
5/11/2022
Tom Cotton, Fanatical Militarist

Doug Bandow
5/11/2022
Americans Don't Want War With Russia

Ted Galen Carpenter
5/10/2022
Does Nonmember Ukraine Have a De Facto Article 5 Commitment From NATO?

Patrick J. Buchanan
5/10/2022
Is Ukraine's War Now America's War?

David Stockman
5/04/2022
Sleepy Joe's $33 Billion Abomination

Dave DeCamp
5/02/2022
A Lesson From Ukraine: China's Red Lines on Taiwan Shouldn't Be Ignored

Ramzy Baroud
4/30/2022
Bennett Must Tread Carefully: The 'Sword of Jerusalem' Could Be Unleashed Again

Sheldon Richman
4/25/2022
NATO and Collective Insecurity

Scott Horton
3/03/2022
The History Behind the Russia-Ukraine War

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
2/10/2022
'I Know You Are But What Am I': Russia's Ready Response to US Africa-Alarmism

David R. Henderson
8/06/2021
Remembering Hiroshima

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

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