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Congress Adds $45 Billion to 2023 Military Budget

US May 'Dramatically' Expand Ukrainians' Training

  US Pushing Allies to Give Ukraine Aid to Fix Its Energy Infrastructure
NATO Members Discuss Ways to Confront China
  Latvian FM: NATO Should be Open to Striking Inside Russia
  US Approves Heavy Weapon Sales to NATO Hopeful
US, Israel Simulate Attack on Iran

Pentagon, ISIS Confirm Leader Killed in Syria

Australian PM Tells US to Drop Charges Against Assange
item Now Is a Good Time for a Ukraine Ceasefire and Peace Talks  by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas Davies
item Stoltenberg's Provocative Pledge on Ukraine's NATO Membership  by Ted Snider
item Good Riddance: Elaine Luria's Exit From Power  by Lenny Broytman
item Writing the Ukraine War History, as It Happens  by James Carden

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