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China's Xi to Speak With Zelensky, Meet With Putin
  US-Ukraine Unity Is Cracking Apart
  Russia's Wagner Chief Says Fighting in Bakhmut Getting 'Fiercer'
Iran and Saudi Arabia Agree to Normalize Ties
  Israeli Official Says Saudi-Iran Deal the Result of US 'Weakness'
US Airstrike in Somalia Killed 7 Civilians in Jan.
Three Wounded in Latest Israeli Airstrike on Syria
GOP Leaders Blast Biden's Military Budget as 'Inadequate'
DoD Will Induce 'Havana Syndrome' in Animals
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item Hear, O Israel – Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death  by Sheldon Richman
item Who Did Blow Up the Nord Stream Pipeline?  by Ted Snider
item Why Not Diplomacy?  by Katrina vanden Heuvel & James W. Carden

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Russian Orthodox Head Appeals Against Eviction of Church From Kyiv
Oscars Reject Ukrainian President Zelensky's Bid to Appear on Telecast

Turkey Minister Says Black Sea Grain Deal 'Will Be Extended'

Russian Navy to Upgrade Vessels With Kalibr Cruise Missiles
Russia Uses Ship-To-Ship Transfers to Boost Diesel Exports to Saudi Arabia
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United Kingdom
Inside the GBP2 Million Military Metaverse Dedicated to Training Future Soldiers
Britain's Sunak Flies to US to Advance Three-Way Sub Pact With Australia
UK to Bolster Military Spending by $6 Billion, Introduce Measures to Counter China

EU Could Top Up Fund for Ukraine Arms Purchases by 3.5 Billion Euros: Official

European Arms Imports Climb, US Dominance in Exports Grows

Dozens Arrested at Protests Against Govt in Moldova

Romania Wants Battalion of M1 Abrams Tanks From US

China Denies Hidden Motives After Hosting Iran-Saudi Talks
China Condemns Japanese Plan to Release Fukushima Water
China Is Importing Less Iranian Crude as It Buys More Russian Barrels
China's New Line-Up of Top Government Leaders
China's Parliament Names Li Qiang as New Premier
North Korea

North Korea Test-Fires Two Strategic Cruise Missiles From Submarine: KCNA

North Korea Decides on War Deterrence Measures, KCNA Says
Explosion Rocks Journalists' Function in Afghanistan, Killing 4
India, Australia Pledge to Strengthen Defense Ties
Bangladesh Panel Says Fire at Rohingya Camps 'Planned Sabotage'
DR Congo
ISIS Group Says It Killed More Than 35 Christians in DR Congo
Five Accused of Killing DR Congo Italian Envoy Request Acquittal
The War at Home

Biden Asks for $11 Billion More for Navy, Marine Corps Spending

Biden Drops Trump Design for New Air Force One
Latin America

Colombia, ELN Rebels Hail Progress in Second Round of Peace Talks

Haiti Police Pursue New Suspects in Presidential Slaying

Gaza Reacts to Israeli West Bank Onslaught and PA Complicity

'Israeli Army Chiefs Paved the Way for Ben-Gvir's Rise'
Israelis and British Jews Hold Rally in London Against Judicial Overhaul
Israeli Forces Kill Three Palestinians in West Bank
3D Analysis Shows How Israeli Troops Fired Into Group of Civilians
IDF Chief Apologizes for Suggesting 'Safe Dictatorship Preferable to Anarchy'
Israeli Military Reinstates Colonel Amid Judicial Protest
Israel Postpones Legalization on Illegal Evyatar Settlement
Jewish Law Above All: Recordings Reveal Far-Right Knesset Member's Plan to Turn Israel Into a Theocracy

Iran Signals US Prisoner Exchange Could Be Close

Iran's Chain Poisonings: an Act of Terrorism, a Crime or Mass Hysteria?
More Than 100 Arrested Over Iran Schoolgirl Poisonings
Gunmen Kill Two Police in Iran's Southeast
Iran Upholds Death Sentence for Iranian-Swedish Dissident 'Lured to Turkey'
Iran's Behavior Will Be Under Microscope in Coming Months, Say Saudi Columnists
What to Expect After Iran, Saudi Arabia Agree to Restore Ties
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's Golf Case Threatens to Spill Kingdom Secrets
Saudi Aramco Reports 'Record' $161 Billion Profit for 2022
Saudi Arabia Executes Jordanian Man After Allegedly Giving Forced Confession

Tunisia's Saied to Restore Diplomatic Ties With Syria

Three Truffle Hunters Killed, 26 Kidnapped in North Syria: Monitor
China Urges Washington to End 'Occupation and Marauding' of Syria
Iraq Daily Roundup: 25 Killed
22 ISIS Militants Killed in Operation in Western Iraq
Middle East
Erdogan Officially Calls Turkish Elections for May 14
Yemen's Warring Sides Hold Prisoner Exchange Talks in Geneva

Libyan Elections Are Possible This Year, UN Envoy Says

Mali Postpones Constitutional Referendum
US and UAE Heading for Showdown Over Russian Sanctions Evasion
US Military Launches Annual Flintlock Exercise in Africa
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