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US, Russia to Hold New START Talks on Nov. 29
  Russian Strikes Disable Almost Half of Ukraine's Energy Infrastructure
  Russia Says Ukraine Renews Shelling of Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Plant
Kurdish Militants Fire Rockets Into Turkey, Killing 3
  Israel Strikes West Syria, Four Soldiers Killed
China Open to Meeting With US Defense Secretary
  Harris to Visit Philippine Island on Frontlines of Sea Dispute
US to Deploy 100 Drone Boats to the Persian Gulf
US Flies Bombers Over Korean Peninsula After North's Test
US Says Saudi Crown Prince Immune in Khashoggi Lawsuit
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item The Investigation Hustle by Lenny Broytman

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Eighty Countries Sign Declaration to Curb Bombing in Urban Areas
American Lawmakers Renew Their Accountability Push Over Civilian Casualties Overseas
Former Japanese PM Mori Criticizes Zelensky Over War in Ukraine
UK's Sunak Meets Zelensky in Kyiv, Offers New Arms for Ukraine
New Zealand Defense Minister Visits Ukraine, Reaffirms Support
Israel Agrees to Fund 'Strategic Materials' for Ukraine as US Weapons Supply Shrinks
Ukraine Will Soon Begin Voluntary Evacuation From Liberated Southern Areas: Official
Slovakia to Receive Leopard 2A4 Tanks Under Ukraine Swap Scheme
Hungary Will Not Support EU Aid Plan to Ukraine, Orban Says
Russia to Wait for Full Nord Stream Damage Assessment Before Any Repair Decision, Kremlin Says
Russia Accuses Ukraine of Executing More Than 10 POWs
Ukraine Says Will Look Into Prisoner Shooting Video
Traces of Explosives Found at Nord Stream Pipelines, Sweden Says
UN Hopes Russian Fertilizer Cargo Can Show the Way to Ease Port Backlog
Many Afghan Children Out of School and Working on Street
Increased Cost of Electronic IDs Raises Concerns in Afghanistan
Taliban Downplays Need for National Dialogue
Around 46% of $2 Billion Afghan Request Has Been Pledged by Donors: UNICEF
Pakistan Wants Intl Consensus Before Recognizing Kabul Govt
Afghanistan Ready to Facilitate Transit of Regional Goods: Baradar
Iraq Daily Roundup: 11 Killed
Four Iraqi Soldiers Killed in Pre-Dawn Assault in Disputed Northern Area
15 Killed in Northern Iraq Building Collapse
Iraqi Forces Withdraw From Govt Offices in Mosul as Civilian Security Clearance Decree Ends
Explosion Hits Military Vehicle in Yemen, Kills Four Gov't Soldiers
UN Operation to Unload Tanker Off Yemen's Coast to Begin Early 2023
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Executions in 2022 Now Double Last Year: AFP Tally
Tom Cotton Backs Biden on Shielding Saudi Leader From Khashoggi Lawsuit
Taiwan Orders 100-Plus Indigenous Radar-Killing Suicide Drones
Symbol of Reunion With China, Panda Tuan Tuan Dies in Taipei
No Clear Winner as Malaysia Election Ends in Hung Parliament
Malaysia's Muhyiddin Gains Backing for PM Bid After Indecisive Election
Mahathir Mohamad: Ex-Malaysia PM Loses Seat in Shock Defeat
South Asia
Police in Indian Kashmir Raid Journalists' Houses Over Online Threats
Pakistan Holds Breath for New Army Chief as Imran Khan Organizes a Mass Protest
Germany to Offer Poland Patriot System After Stray Missile Crash
Polish Villagers Bury Man Killed in Blast Near Ukrainian Border
EU Police Patrol Kosovo's North After Serb Officers Quit
Northern Ireland Police Vehicle Hit in Suspected Bomb Attack
The War at Home

Trump Says He Has No Interest in Returning to Twitter After Reinstatement

Boeing Defense to Cut Execs, Consolidate Divisions
Texas Guard to Send Tank-Like Military Vehicles to the Border
US Approves Arms Sales to Switzerland, Lithuania and Belgium
Number of Israelis Killed by Palestinians in 2022 Highest Since 2008
Palestinian Teenager Buried After Israel Releases Body Two Months After His Killing
First Ever Israel-Qatar Flight Lands in Doha
Azerbaijan to Open Embassy in Israel, the First Muslim Shi'ite Country to Do So
Israeli Soldiers Distribute Leaflets Threatening to Kill Palestinians Who Cross Separation Barrier
Top Ben Gvir Aide Listed as Legal Adviser for Group That Donates to Rabin Assassin
Israeli Ultra-Orthodox Groups Ask to Modify 'Law of Return' to Disenfranchise Migrants From Ex-Soviet Nations
One Palestinian Injured as Israeli Troops Storm Nablus
Israel's Arms Exports Flourish Amid Ukraine War, Iran and Abraham Accords
Florida's DeSantis to GOP Jews: West Bank Is 'Not Occupied, but Disputed'
Visiting US Official Urges Israel to Strengthen PA to Prevent Its Collapse
ISIS Militants Kill Seven Egyptian Troops in Suez Canal Attack
Equatorial Guinea Leader Holds Vote to Extend Rule
UN Extends Somalia Arms Embargo Amid Government Dissatisfaction
Middle East
Qatar World Cup: Cheers, Celebrations as Long Wait Ends for First Arab-Hosted Finals
Bulgaria Charges Five People in Connection With Istanbul Blast
US VP Harris Met Briefly With China's Xi at APEC
Japan, South Korea, Taiwan Chip Makers See Hi-Tech Decoupling With China Inevitable
Another Blow for China's Battered Consumer Exports to the US in October
Closer US-Taiwan Coordination Needed to Avoid Repeating China Anger Post-Pelosi Visit: Analyst
Michael Bloomberg Apologizes for Boris Johnson Speech Criticizing China
China Pushes Back on FBI Claims of Chinese 'Police Stations' in US
Germany Plans to Tighten Rules for Firms Highly Dependent on China
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