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Russia Captures 80 N. Korean Sailors After Clash
  Trump Not Ready to Visit North Korea
US Tells Saudis That Iran to Blame for Attacks
  Trump's Deference to Saudi Arabia Infuriates Much of DC
  Oil Prices Could Surge Much Higher if Saudi Attack Leads to War
Yemen's Houthis: Saudi Oil Remains a Target
  Saudi Oil Facilities Are in Range of Houthi Drones
Green Beret Killed in Action in Afghanistan
  Taliban Ends Red Cross Ban, Promises Security Guarantees
Iran Seizes UAE-Bound Ship in the Gulf Amid Tensions
item John Bolton's Dream: Saudi Oil and the Casus Belli for War With Iran  by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.)
item The Tell-All Book Mattis Didn't Want Published  by Barbara Boland
item Trump and Netanyahu: 'Mutual Defense' or Just Mutual Political Back-Scratching?  by Thomas Knapp
item 'Locked and Loaded' for War on Iran?  by Patrick J. Buchanan
item Joe Biden's Jumbled Iraq War Revisionism  by Michael Tracey
item Attacks on Saudi Oil Sites Show Urgent Need for Peace With Yemen  by Bernhard

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Attacks on Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Oil
Trump Says Oil Price Rise After Attack on Saudi Plants 'Not a Problem'
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Middle East
Bahrain's Crown Prince Says Signs Deal to Buy Patriot Missiles
Suspect in Killing of Former Lebanese PM Rafic Hariri Charged With Three More Political Murders
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Venezuelan Government Evaluates Sending Lawmakers Back to Opposition Assembly
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Spain's Court Rules Against Extraditing Venezuelan Ex-Spymaster
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Almost Entire Population of Ecuador Has Online Data Leaked
Bar Attack Kills Five in Mexican President's Home State Before Independence Salute
Colombia to Strengthen Protection for Politicians After Candidate Murders
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Israel Was Preparing to Delay Election Due to Possible Gaza War
Netanyahu: After Jordan Valley and Settlements, I'll Annex Other 'Vital Areas'
Israel Bans NGO From Transporting Bedouin Voters to Polling Stations
Dutch Court to Hold War Crimes Hearing Against Benny Gantz on Election Day
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The War at Home
Rep. Dingell Declares, 'My Heart Has Always Been With the Children of Palestine' After Withdrawing Support From Bill
Trump Authorizes Release From Strategic Petroleum Reserve
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US Military
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Marine Commander Charged With Domestic Violence, False Statements
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Restore Normal Life to Kashmir, India's Top Court Tells Govt
India Detains Prominent Kashmiri Leader Under Law Critics Call Draconian
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