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Putin Says Russia Will Deploy Nukes to Belarus
  Zelensky Says No Counteroffensive Until West Sends More Weapons
  Stolen Valor: The US Volunteers in Ukraine Who Lie, Waste, Bicker
France Willing to Work With China on Ukraine
  US, EU Hold First-Ever Joint Drills Aimed at China
  Indo-Pacific Command Seeks $3.5 Billion More Than Budget
Biden Committed To Keeping Troops in Syria
Yellen: Sanctions Created a 'Real Economic Crisis' in Iran
Netanyahu Delays Judicial Overhaul Plan After Protests
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