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Updated June 17, 2022 - 9:55 PM EDT
Home Secretary Signs Assange Extradition Order
US Secretly Approves Israeli Airstrikes in Syria
 
  Syria Farmers Struggle Due to US-Backed Kurds' Ban on Wheat Sales
  Israel's Damascus Airport Strike Heralds New Phase of Conflict
  Drones Attack US-Backed Syrian Rebels at US Base
Senators Bring Biden's Military Budget to $857B
 
  Biden to Austin and Blinken: Tone Down Anti-Russia Talk
  Leaders of France, Germany, Italy Pledge Support for Ukraine EU Bid
  Turkey and Russia Suggest Path for Grain Ships to Ukrainian Ports
US Ramps Up Iran Sanctions as Hope for Talks Fade
 
  US Envoy: Iran's IRGC Won't Be Removed From Terror List
US Keeps Taiwan Strait Ops as China Challenges Legality
Iraq's Sadr Withdraws From Political Process
Viewpoints
item Itinerary: Palestinians Will Get the Pop-In Treatment and Little Else From Biden Trip  by Mitchell Plitnick
item The Truth Never Mattered at Guantanamo  by Elise Swain
item Palestinians 'Are Bound to Win': Why Israelis Are Prophesying the End of Their State  by Ramzy Baroud
item Welcome to a Science-Fiction Planet  David Barsamian & Noam Chomsky
item Why Russia Would Start a Nuclear War Over Ukraine  by Doug Bandow
item 'Inflation': The Trojan Horse for Runaway Military Spending  by Andrew Lautz

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Frontline
Israel Said Planning to Show Biden Laser Defense System, Seeking Partnership
Bipartisan 'Fighting Foreign Influence Act' Targets Think Tank Funding
'If You Need a Dirty Job Done': Straight Talk From a Marine Vet About a CIA Plot to Assassinate Castro
 
Murder of Shireen Abu Akleh
Israeli Probe Finds Use of Force 'Necessary' in Shireen Abu Akleh Funeral Crackdown
Al Jazeera Obtains Image of Bullet That Killed Its Journalist

US Calls on Israel to Release Findings From Probe Into Violence at Abu Akleh Funeral

Israeli Police Clear Officers of Misconduct at Reporter's Funeral
Palestine/Israel
Israeli Settlers Plan Largest 'National Park' in West Bank
Right-Wing MK Proposes Bill for Applying Israeli Sovereignty Over West Bank
Gaza: 15 Years of a Devastating Blockade That Benefits No One
Three Palestinian Fishermen Wounded by Israeli Navy Off Gaza's Coast
EU: Conviction of Gaza Humanitarian Worker 'Inconsistent With International Fair Trial Standards
Israel Introduces New Robotic Combat Vehicle
Israel to Allow 2,000 More Palestinian Workers to Enter From Gaza
Catalonia Recognizes Israel 'Committing Crime of Apartheid' Against Palestinians
Iran
US Targets Chinese, UAE Companies in New Iran Sanctions
Iran Arrests Suspect Allegedly Plotting With French Spy Ring
Iran Authorities Seize Vessel Carrying Smuggled Fuel: IRNA
Champion Boxing Couple Attacked by Religious Morality Police in Iran
Iraq
Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Killed
Yazidi Child Killed in Turkish Airstrike in Sinjar
Syria
Syrian Govt Officer Killed in Damascus Checkpoint Attack
Nighttime US Helicopter Raid Captures 'Senior Daesh Leader' in Syria
Russia, Turkey, Iran Call for Calm in Syria's Idlib
US Officials 'Extremely Concerned' Over Turkish Threats of Syria Incursion
Lebanon
Lebanon Tribunal Sentences Two Men for Hariri Bombing
UN Fund Allocates $16 Million to Expand Support for Needy People in Lebanon
Yemen
Official Says Yemeni Journalist Killed in Explosion in Aden
Houthis Continue to Recruit Child Soldiers, Despite Yemen Truce
Saudi Arabia
Rights Groups Demand Saudi Arabia Stop Using Hajj to 'Repress' Dissidents
Saudi Arabia Hires Company Linked to India's Modi to Process Hajj: Applications
Turkey
Turkey Jails 16 Kurdish Journalists Over Propaganda Charges
Africa
Forty Fighters 'Neutralized' in French Drone Strikes in Niger
Explainer: Why Rwanda and DR Congo Are Sliding Toward War Again
Russian Mercenaries Reported in Mali Base Days After France Pullout
In Zimbabwe, Reporter's Conviction Sparks Fears of Renewed Abuse
In Tanzania, the Maasai Fight Eviction Over State Conservation Plot
Tunisia Comes to a Standstill in Nationwide Strike
One-Third of Sudan's Population Faces Hunger Crisis: UN
The War at Home
Senate Passes Bill Expanding Care for Veterans Exposed to Toxins
Cascading Issues Keeping Air Force, Navy Planes Grounded Watchdog Says
US Navy Could End Up Decommissioning Only Four Littoral Combat Ships
New Bill Would Establish AUKUS Submarine Training Program
US Naval Air Systems Command Awards Pratt and Whitney $4.38 Billion F-35 Engine Contract
 
Ukraine
France's Macron Says Up to Ukraine to Decide on Potential Territorial Concessions
Russia-Backed Forces to Reopen Humanitarian Corridor at Azot Plant, Separatist Says
Moscow Says Babies Born in Occupied Kherson Will Automatically Get Russian Citizenship
Air Strike Kills Four Civilians in Ukraine's Lysychansk, More Feared Trapped: Governor
Third American Reported Missing After Traveling to Ukraine
UK to Deliver Rocket Launchers to Ukraine Soon: Defense Secretary
Slovaks Give MI Helicopters, Grad Rockets to Ukraine
German Multiple Rocket Launchers to Be Delivered to Ukraine by August: Minister
Russia
Russia, US Must Discuss Nuclear Treaty Extension: Kremlin
Russia Is Raising Oil Production: Deputy Prime Minister
Russia Says It May Cooperate With OPEC+ Deal Even After 2022
Kremlin Hopes EU Leaders Will Not Only Discuss Weapons in Kyiv Visit
Sanctions & Shortages
War-Fueled Food Crisis to Add to 'Staggering' Number Displaced
Russian Sanctions Hurting Small Italian Fashion Producers
Gazprom Lowers Gas Flows to Italy Even More
Russian-Flagged Ships Transport Ukraine's Grain to Syria, Maxar Says
Romanian Port Becomes Key Transit Hub for Ukrainian Grain
UK Sanctions Russian Orthodox Head; Decries Forced Adoption
The World & Ukraine/Russia
NATO to Boost Its Forces, Equipment on Eastern Flank
Divisions Over EU Policy Persist as Top Leaders Visit Ukraine
Russian Spy Caught Seeking to Infiltrate ICC: Netherlands
Lithuania Parliament Urges Criminal Prosecution of Russian Leadership
Europe
Britain, Germany Ready to Lead Bigger Combat Units in Baltics
Bomb Threats Made in Kosovo's Ethnic Serb-Dominated Areas
Vandals Attack Yugoslav Partisans' Necropolis in Bosnia
China/Taiwan
US Security Adviser Says Hard Line on Russia Is Needed to Dissuade China From Similar Moves
Taiwan Admits Paying American Lobbyists to Help Establish Closer US Ties Amid Rising Pressure From Beijing
US Ambassador to China Stresses Need to Find Common Ground Amid Tense Relations
Taiwan Shows Off Latest Home-Made Armored Vehicle
Afghanistan
Afghan Envoy in Geneva: Efforts to Engage With Kabul Near 'Dead End'
Specific Reasons Not Given for Closed Afghan Girls' Schools: UN's Bennett
Afghanistan's Non-Violent Resistance Against the Taliban Is Led by Women Who Risk Torture and Detention
India
Protests Against India's New Military Recruitment System Turn Violent
New India Army Plan May Have 'Devastating Consequences'
White House Adviser Calls Relationship With India 'Most Important for the United States'
Koreas
Report: Activity Detected at N. Korea's Nuclear Test Facility
Seoul: No Evidence Slain Official Tried to Defect to North Korea
Asia
Myanmar Junta Calls Return of Executions 'Required Action'
Japan Hosts Military Symposium US Hopes Will Help Contain China
Americas
Argentina Chooses to Buy US-Made Chinook Over Russian MI-26
UN Rights Chief Warns of 'Unprecedented' Exodus From Nicaragua
 
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Columnists

Ramzy Baroud
6/17/2022
Palestinians 'Are Bound to Win': Why Israelis Are Prophesying the End of Their State

Ted Snider
6/16/2022
Why It's Hard To Take America's Word on the Summit of the Americas

Doug Bandow
6/15/2022
The Ukrainian Endgame: An Imperfect Peace Is Better Than Endless War

Daniel Larison
6/15/2022
Biden Lets Client States Get Away With Murder

Ted Galen Carpenter
6/14/2022
Congress Is Willingly Abdicating Its War Powers Again

Ray McGovern
6/10/2022
Did Obama Know 'Russian Hacking' Was a Fraud?

Patrick J. Buchanan
6/03/2022
US and Ukraine, Goals in Conflict

David Stockman
5/27/2022
Perpetual Debt, Perpetual War

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

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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