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Did Trump Give Israel 1 Million Face Masks?
  Customs to Seize Exports of Masks and Gloves Amid Pandemic
  US Marines Not Allowed to Wear N95 or Surgical Masks
  Hospitals: Feds Seizing Masks, Other Supplies Without a Word
OPCW Blames Syria Govt for 3 Chemical Attacks
  Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Pushed Assad to Break Idlib Ceasefire
Saudi Coalition Announces Yemen Ceasefire
Washington's Patience With Iraq Is Wearing Thin
US to Block Iran's Request for IMF Loan to Fight Covid
Afghan Govt Reports 100 Taliban Have Been Released
US Continues to Push for Regime Change in Venezuela
item What Virus? Military Asks $20 Billion To 'Deter Chinese Aggression'  by Barbara Boland
item 'Zero Accountability': The US Failure To Report Civilian Deaths in Africa  by Kaamil Ahmed
item National Security State Left US Defenseless Against Coronavirus  by Gareth Porter
item The Fourth Saudi State Remains a Distant Vision  by Imad Harb

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Rights Group Urges Afghanistan to Prosecute Head of ISIS-Linked Group for War Crimes
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Philippines Expresses 'Deep Concern' After China-Vietnam Incident in South China Sea
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Egypt Extends Lockdown, Flights Suspension by 15 Days
Gaza Runs Out of Coronavirus Tests, Palestinian Health Officials Say
Israel Considers Sending Ventilators to Gaza in Exchange for Release of Soldiers Held by Hamas
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Netanyahu, Gantz Agree to Press Ahead With Unity Talks After Holiday
Armed Israeli Settlers Attack Man, Abduct His Two Sons Near Ramallah
Israeli Naval Forces Wound Palestinian Fisherman in Northern Gaza
Iraq Daily Roundup: Six Killed; Attacks Against Security Personnel Ongoing
Iraqi Political Blocs Push to Replace PM-Designate
Iraqi Political Parties Rally Around Spy Chief as Preferred PM
Still Recovering From ISIS Rule, Mosul's Women Lead the Fight Against Coronavirus
Remote Pilgrimage: Iraqis Mark Imam Al-Mahdi's Birth Amid Covid19
Saudi Arabia
House Republicans Threaten Pushback on Saudi Arabia Amid Oil Market Slump
Saudi Arabia Executed Them After Questionable Trials. Now It Won't Give Up the Bodies for Proper Burial.
Saudi Arabia to Give $525 Million for Yemen Humanitarian, Coronavirus Response: Minister
Turkey Says Hydroxychloroquine Dramatically Reduces Pneumonia Cases
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Millions at Risk of Going Hungry in Lebanon Amid Coronavirus Lockdown: HRW
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Putin Urges Russians to Stick to Self-Isolation, Offers More Aid
Russia Aims to Prosecute Destruction of War Monuments Abroad
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