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May 12th, 2021

As Afghan Ceasefire Takes Hold, Locals Hope for Peace Deal UN Members Call for 'Immediate, Meaningful, and Unfettered Access' to Xinjiang for Rights Inquiry
As Tobacco Declines, Malawi Must Switch to Cannabis Colombia Protests Enter Third Week With National Strike
German Government Makes Hate-Motivated Insults a Crime Swiss Spy Chief Exits After Reports of Row Over CIA-Linked Firm
Brooklyn Man, Pledged to ISIS, Gets 20 Years in Prison in Subway Terror Case Bill to Ban Tiktok on US Government Devices Passes Committee
Pentagon Agrees to Remove Xiaomi From Blacklist US Lifts Sanctions on Senior Figure in Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel
UN Yemen Envoy to Stay in Job Until Successor Announced Space Force Aims to Take on an Air Force Surveillance Mission
Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Child in Tubas Israel Posts Fake Videos to Justify Gaza Slaughter
Afghans Welcome Ceasefire Announcement 'Tactical Retreat' Preceded Fall of Nerkh District: Afghan Officials
Taiwanese F-16s Fire AIM-120 AMRAAM Missiles Locally After US Grants Permission Ethiopian Election Expected to Deepen Rifts
US Again Blocks UN Security Council Statement on Gaza, Jerusalem Violence Palestinians Threatened by Digital Monitoring, Censorship: Rights Organization
UN Seeks Proposals to End Force on Sudan-South Sudan Border Palestinian Child Killed by Rocket Alongside Father Near Lod
DoD Stays Mum on Regional Troop Presence Plans After Afghanistan Withdrawal Body Found in Rio Grande River Identified as Missing National Guardsman
Three US Army Soldiers Accused of Illegally Selling Weapons Used in Chicago Shootings Congress Can't 'Take Foot Off the Gas' on DoD Electronic Warfare
Germany Goes Hail Mary on Funding Europe's Next-Gen Fighter US, Japan, France Hold First Joint Drills in Japanese Territory With Eye on China
US Airlines Cancel Tel Aviv Flights After Violence in Israel Worsens In Pictures: Global Protests in Solidarity With Palestinians
What Led to the Most Recent Israel-Palestine Escalation? Agent Orange Case: After Defeat, Woman, 79, Vows to Keep Up Fight
Israel Must Be Taught a 'Lesson', Erdogan Tells Putin Bosnian Serb Ex-Leader Karadzic to Serve Genocide Term in UK Jail
UK PM Johnson Apologizes 'Unreservedly' for 1971 Belfast Killings US Budget Surges to Record $1.9 Trillion So Far This Year
Gaza Under Attack: UK Minister's Pro-Israel Tweet Breaks With Government Line Iraq: Protesters Raise Outcry After Government Fails to Name Activist's Killers
Israeli Air Strikes Level Third High Rise in Gaza Warning of 'Full-Scale War' as Israel Intensifies Deadly Air Strikes on Gaza
Nigeria Repels Boko Haram Attack on Northeastern City of Maiduguri ISIS-Linked Militants Kill Four Farmers in Indonesia
Indonesia Developing Amphibious 'Tank Boats' for Coastal Patrol Cash-Strapped Indian Military Opts to Lease Critical Weapons Platforms
Multinational Forces Rising to US Army Standards on NATO's Eastern Front Israel-Palestine: US Sends Diplomat to Push for 'De-Escalation'
Iraq: Kurdish Authorities Criticized for Upholding Sentences Against Journalists and Activists Dozens of Palestinian Citizens of Israel Detained Following Protests
Israeli Soldiers Shoot, Kill 16-Year-Old Palestinian in Northern West Bank French, US, Japanese and Australian Forces Team Up for Beach-Storming Drills in Japan
Japan, US, France Hold 1st Joint Drills on Japanese Land Plan for Preemptive Strike? Ukraine Says It Could Be Attacked From Belarus.
Thousands of Pro-Palestinian New Yorkers Pack Midtown in Protest Against Israel Bennett Vows to Back Israeli Government Gaza Response, Says Hamas Must Pay 'Heavy Price'
Hamas Official Tells Russia: We're Ready for Ceasefire With Israel US Again Blocks 'Unhelpful' Security Council Statement on Israel, Gaza Violence
Hamas Missile Hits Army Jeep, Killing Soldier; IDF Strikes Group's Top Leaders 'No End Date' for Gaza Operation, Gantz Says, Rejecting 'Moral Preaching'
Days After Bombing, Afghans Despair at Three-Day Limit to Ceasefire China Says Extremism Must Not Be Allowed to Return to Afghanistan
China Calls for UN Security Council to Take Action on Jerusalem Violence Negotiations to Oust Netanyahu Stall Amid Jerusalem Crisis
Russia's Lavrov, Blinken Agree to Meet in Reykjavik on May 20: Russia Erdogan, Putin Discuss Israel Clashes in Call: Turkish Presidency
From Friend to Foe: EU Prepares Sanctions on Lebanon for First Time Pentagon Chief Reiterates 'Ironclad' Support to Israel in Call With Counterpart
Taiwan Says China Seeking Political Gain With Honduras Vaccine Move Afghan Forces Fight to Recapture Taliban-Held District Outside Kabul
African Union Mission Urges Return to 'Constitutional Order' in Chad Kabul: Family of Slain Afghan Teacher Demands Justice
Afghanistan, China, Pakistan Sign Cultural Cooperation Agreements Deputy Leader of Taliban Splinter Group Wounded in Herat
Ceasefire in Afghanistan to Start Wednesday at Midnight Benjamin Netanyahu Promises Israel Will Use 'An Iron Fist' to End Arab Protests
Palestinians in Jerusalem 'Not Afraid' of Threatening Texts From 'Israeli Intelligence' Al-Aqsa Attacks: Mansour Abbas Calls for End to Protests Against Israeli Actions
Turkey and Saudi Arabia Commit to Further Talks After Mecca Meeting Israel-Palestine: ICC Prosecutor Says Possible 'War Crimes' Over Escalating Violence
Israel President Accuses 'Bloodthirsty Arab Mob' in Lod of 'Pogrom' Israel Orders Curfew in Lod After Crackdown on Palestinian Protesters
Israel-Palestine Conflict Raises Alarm in Europe EU Court Supports Group Against Imports From Israeli Settlements
Iran's Former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Registers to Run for President The Latest: Israeli Aircraft Strike Another Building in Gaza
Group: Sudan Forces Disperse Protest in Khartoum; 2 Killed EU Companies Could Face Legal Action Over Iran Contracts
Liz Cheney Knows a Thing or Two About Lying

May 11th, 2021

US Refuses to Condemn Israeli Airstrikes That Killed Palestinian Children Gaza Death Toll Mounts, 67 Dead, 17 Children
Pakistan Rules Out Hosting US Military After Afghanistan Withdrawal US, Turkey Continue Depredations in Syria
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