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October 16th, 2020

Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Killed Syria: Hundreds of Prisoners Released by Kurdish Authorities Not All ISIS-Linked
Bolivia Readies for Long-Delayed Presidential Election US Economic Delegation to Visit Israel, UAE and Bahrain
Millions of Yemenis Lose Access to Aid Amid Funding Shortfall, UN Says End Sars: Hated Nigerian Police Unit's Founder 'Feels Guilty'
Extremist Rebels Attack UN Peacekeepers in Mali; 1 Killed Turkey Holds Man Suspected of Spying for UAE
Death Toll Mounts in Nagorno-Karabakh US Drone Strike Kills Two Al-Qaeda Figures Is Syria
Security Advisor Urges Taiwan to 'Fortify' Against Chinese Invasion Yemen Prisoner Swap Completed; 1081 Prisoners Exchanged
US Aircraft Carrier Enters South China Sea First Tripoli-Benghazi Flight in One and a Half Years Receives Big Welcome
Militant's Aide Surrenders in Kashmir After Brief Encounter, Army Shares Dramatic Video US Deported Venezuelans Through Third Country Despite Risks
Venezuela Oil Production Lowest in 75 Years China Arming Venezuelan Navy With Anti-Ship Missiles: Venezuela
Palestinians Warn of 'Apartheid' in Israel With New Settlements State Department Signals It Will Keep Most Details of Its Spending at Trump's Properties Hidden Until After Election
UKs US Ambassador Kim Darroch Investigated Over Fears He Leaked Classified White House Secrets to CNN Reporter Lover Lithium, Morales, and Cocaine: What's at Stake as Bolivia Votes?
In Germany, Anti-Virus Measures Stumble in Courts Trump Aide Urges Taiwan to 'Fortify' Against Chinese Attack
With Eye on China, Japan's Suga Seeks Tighter Ties With Vietnam, Indonesia Japan Will Not Join US Plan to Bar China From Telecoms Networks: Yomiuri
Thai PM Says Not Quitting, Protest Ban to Last Up to 30 Days Malaysia's King Urges Politicians to End Uncertainty as Power Struggle Drags On
EU Gives Turkey Until Early December to De-Escalate, Chairman Says For Iraq's Persecuted Yazidis, Return Plan Is Fraught With Risk
Greece, Cyprus Told to Wait for EU Action on 'Provocative' Turkey Kyrgyzstan Ends State of Emergency as Nationalist Consolidates Power
'No More Spilled Blood': Bolivians Wary of Election Violence With Country at Crossroads Man Who Knifed French Teacher Was 18 Years Old, Born in Moscow
Former Pakistani Prime Minister Accuses Country's Army Chief of Toppling His Government Thai Police Turn Water Cannon on Defiant Protesters
Dozens of Palestinians Wounded in Clashes With Israeli Soldiers in West Bank: Medics 14 Killed in Crime, Security Incidents in Kabul in 10 Days
Afghanistan-Bound Convoy Attacked in Northwest Pakistan, NATO Armored Vehicles Torched Kings Bay Plowshares 7 Activists Sentenced for 2018 Anti-Nuclear Protest at Georgia Naval Base
US Aircraft Carriers in South China Sea and Why It Angers Beijing Carrier Reagan Back in the South China Sea, US Destroyer Makes Taiwan Strait Transit
Navy Finds New Covid-19 Cases Aboard Previously Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Return of Taliban Emirate Unacceptable to Afghans: Abdullah
Lebanon's Revolution: How Art Turned Into a Political Weapon Informal Arab Delegation Visits Al-Aqsa With Israeli Protection
British MPs Back Bill Permitting Secret Agents to Commit Crimes Pentagon Inks $197 Million in Contracts for Microelectronics
Dutch Defence Ministry Casts 'Unrealistic' NATO Spending Goal Saudi Arabia Arrests 45 in Latest 'Anti-Corruption' Drive
Arabic Press Review: What Is Arab Media Saying About the Clinton Emails? New AWOL Policy Comes After Macabre Summer Called Attention to Missing Soldiers
Israel Bans Palestinian Singer Mohammed Assaf From Entering Jerusalem, Gaza Navy Identifies Sailor Who Fatally Shot Himself While on Watch
Watch the Guided-Missile Destroyer Winston Churchill Help Iranian Ship in Arabian Sea Military Suicides Were Up Slightly in the First Half of This Year
'Don't Get Yourselves Caught': How the British State Allowed Its Secret Agents to Commit Crime The Army Is Paying $87 Million for an Upgraded 84mm Recoilless Rifle
US Rejects Putin's Offer to Renew New START for One Year Priest Gets Federal Prison for Breaking Into Navy Base
Secdef Esper Calls for More Defense Dollars to Offset Gains by China and Russia 'No Clear Vision' Yet for Military Cargo Delivery Via Space Rocket, General Says
Air Force Settles Lawsuit for F-16 Strafing Run That Killed Contractor US Condemns Apparent Turkish Test of Russian Missile System
Guinea: Tensions Ahead of Crucial Presidential Elections Germany: Top Police Informant Identified by Islamist and Convicted Terrorist
Opposition Leader on Wanted List in Belarus, Russia Russia Holds Caspian Sea Military Drills Amid Azerbaijan-Armenia Conflict
Ivory Coast Heads Into Crisis as Opposition Calls for Election Boycott Thailand's King Should Not Reign From German Soil, Berlin Says
Mexico Vows 'Cleanup' After Ex-Defense Chief Arrested in US China Rejects Report Uighur Children Being Separated From Parents
Former French President Sarkozy Charged Over Libyan Financing UN Confirms Donor Conference of Crisis-Plagued Sahel Region
Twitter CEO: Blocking Links to NY Post Biden Story Was 'Wrong' Thousands Gather for Anti-Government Protest in Pakistan
US Charges Former Mexican Minister With Drug Trafficking US Budget Deficit Hits $3.1 Trillion, Doubling Previous Record
Defense Secretary Talks Latest Technologies to Give US Troops the Edge Romania Cleared to Buy Advanced Ship-Killing Missiles
Reports: US Drone Strike Kills Two Senior al-Qaeda Leaders in Syria Saudi FM Pushes Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks, Nixes Imminent Normalization
European Powers, Jordan Condemn Israel Settlement Approvals Iran Says Ports Hit by Cyberattack This Week, but Flow of Goods Unhindered
Lebanon Says 'Heavily' Relying on US to Help Solve Israel Maritime Border Talks Palestinians in Gaza Fire Rocket Into Israel, No Injuries
Israel, Bahrain to Sign Joint Declaration in Step Toward Full Peace Agreement Teacher Who Showed Students Muhammad Cartoons Decapitated in Paris Terror Attack
Pompeo Seeks Reversal of 'Provocative' North Cyprus Move to Reopen Varosha O'Brien: US Will Reduce Forces in Afghanistan to 2,500 by Early 2021
Nagorno-Karabakh: Sirens, Shelling, and Shelters in Stepanakert Gaza Children Struggle With Studies During Covid-19 Lockdown
European Powers Condemn Israel's Settlement Approvals 'Airlift of Hope': Hundreds Freed on Day 2 of Yemen Prisoner Swap
Saudi Foreign Minister Hints at Resolving Qatar Blockade Iran Says One of Two Cyber Attack Targets Was Country's Ports: News Agency
Yemen War Foes Complete Two-Day Prisoner Swap Video Shows Missile Fired Where Turkey Cleared Way for S-400 Test, Prompting US Warning
New Clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh; Pompeo Says Turkey Makes Situation Worse Reports: Turkey Tests Russian-Made S-400 Defense System
Arrest of Former Mexican Defense Minister Shakes Military Azerbaijan, Armenia Trade Accusations on Caucasus Conflict

October 15th, 2020

Esper: Pentagon School to Focus Half of Its Curriculum on China Yemen Prisoner Swap Begins, Raising Hopes for Peace Process
Pompeo Criticizes Turkey's Role in Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Iraq Militias: Ceasefire With US Hinges on Full Military Pullout
Report: Sudan Moves to Normalize Relations With Israel House Democrat Hopeful NDAA Will Block Germany Troop Drawdown

October 14th, 2020

Inside the Secret Nuke Tunnels Beneath the Ice of Greenland

October 9th, 2020

Petty Officer, a 19-Year Navy Vet, Dies in Florida Hospital After Collapsing in El Salvador
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