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Updated October 28, 2019 - 9:26 PM EDT
US Kills ISIS Leader Baghdadi in Saturday Raid
  Baghdadi's Death Unlikely to End ISIS Insurgency
Trump Wants Deal With Exxon to Take Syrian Oil
  Trump's Scheme to Take Syrian Oil Draws Rebukes
  US Boosts Troop Numbers in East Syria to Control Oil
  Syrian Kurds Say They'll Leave Border Under Russia Deal
74 Iraqis Killed in Crackdown on 3 Protest Days
95 Demonstrators Injured in Gaza Protests
Maria Butina Denies She's a Russian Spy
Saudi Prince Tells US Congress to Get Over Frustrations
Afghan, US Forces Kill 80 Taliban Fighters: Officials
item In Syria 'Withdrawal,' Less Is Probably More  by Thomas Knapp
item What the Dismantling of the Berlin Wall Means 30 Years Later  by James Carroll
item Panel Finds Gaping Holes in OPCW Report on Alleged Syrian Chemical Attack  by Caitlin Johnstone
item Saudi Bases and the bin Ladens: A Love Story  by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.)
item Interventionism and Isolationism  by Jacob G. Hornberger
item Trump Pours More Misery on Iranians He's Claiming to Support  by Tyler Cullis

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Syria's SDF Says It Will Redeploy From Turkey Border Under Russia Deal
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Iraqi Paramilitaries Threaten 'Revenge' After Offices Torched
Iraqi PM Orders Deployment of Elite Troops to End Baghdad Protests
Four Iraqi MPs Resign in Response to Mass Protests
'I'll Force You to Quit,' Cleric Al-Sadr Threatens Iraqi PM
Iraqi Cleric Sadr's Political Allies Go Into Opposition
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UN Opens Second Camp in Iraq to Cope With Syrian Kurd Influx
Lebanon Protesters Pour Back Onto Streets as Night Falls
Protesters Form Human Chain Across the Country
Lebanese Police Drag Protesters, Remove Roadblocks in Beirut
Lebanese Army Says It Fired Into the Air Near Tripoli After Clash
Saudi Arabia Officially Takes Command of Coalition Troops in UAE-Stronghold Aden
Houthi-Laid Landmine Injures Three Yemeni Farmers in Hodeidah
IDF Troops Fire at Suspicious Vehicle on Gaza Border
Israel Ministers Meet Over Posthumous Pardon for 'Yemenite Children' Activist
Iran Releases Two Labor Activists on Bail
Britons Say They Oppose Police Use of Facial Recognition Tech
UK Government 'Secretly' Planning to Repatriate ISIS Children, Wives: Report
Police, Protesters Clash in Barcelona After 350,000 Rally Against Jailing of Separatist Leaders
Catalonia Divided: Barcelona Hosts Unionist Rally a Day After Separatist March
EU Official Welcomes Czech Resolution That Calls Israel Boycott Anti-Semitism
Ex-CIA Spy Flees From Italy to US Fearing for Her Safety
Serbia Thankful to Russia for Boosting Its Military
Dozens of World War II Bombs Found in Bavarian Town
Libyan Army Captures Eight Fighters From Haftar's Forces in Southern Tripoli
Egypt Extends State of Emergency for Three Months
Violence During Ethiopian Protests Was Ethnically Tinged, Say Eyewitnesses
4 Burundian Journalists Charged With Undermining State Security
Morocco Lengthens Jail Term for Journalist on Appeal
Mozambique's Nyusi Retains Power After Sweeping Victory in Disputed Poll
Malawi Protesters Demand Inquiry Into Allegations of Rape by Police Officers
US Military
US Air Force's X-37b Space Plane Lands After Record 780-Day Mystery Mission
Remains of WW2 Army Air Forces B-17 Gunner Identified
US Says Raid Kills ISIS Leader
US Raid on Baghdadi Was Staged From Airbase in Western Iraq
Iraqi State TV Airs Footage of Raid on Baghdadi
Bodies of Three Men, Three Women Found at Scene of Attack Targeting Baghdadi
US Troops Reportedly Demolished Al-Baghdadi's Compound to Prevent It From Becoming a Shrine
After Baghdadi Raid, Syria Villagers Tell of Quiet Neighbor
Two US Soldiers Wounded During Baghdadi Raid
Trump Cites 'Washington Leaks' for Keeping Raid on ISIS Leader From Congressional Leaders
Iraq Says It Provided US With Baghdadi's Location
Baghdadi's Aide Was Key to His Capture: Iraqi Intelligence Sources
Turkey, Syrian Kurds Rush to Claim Credit in US Baghdadi Death Operation
Syria's SDF Says Its Intelligence Helped Locate Baghdadi
Russian Defense Ministry: We Are Unaware of Alleged Assistance in Baghdadi Operation
Russian Defence Ministry Says Has No Reliable Info on 'Yet Another' Killing of Baghdadi
Hong Kong
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Activist Joshua Wong Says He Does Not Support Hong Kong Independence Under Current Constitutional Framework
Court Order on Officer Data Targets Doxxers Not Journalists, Hong Kong Police Insist
Thousands of Hong Kong Medical Workers and Supporters Hold Peaceful Anti-Police Rally
Hong Kong Police to Rehire 1,000 Retired Officers to Cope With Anti-Government Protests
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North Korea Warns US Not to Ignore Year-End Deadline on Nuclear Talks and the Trump-Kim Friendship
Two US B-52 Bombers Fly Over East Sea: Aviation Tracker
Afghan Govt Working on Peace Delegation for China Meeting
US Soldier Falls Unconscious After Blast in Kandahar
Taliban Attack Thwarted in Faryab, Say Afghan Forces
US Peace Envoy Meets Afghan Leaders in Advance of Peace Talks
Afghan President Proposes 7-Point 'Peace Plan'
Large Anti-Government Procession Heads to Pakistan's Capital
Pakistan Denies Use of Airspace to Indian Prime Minister
Pakistan Confirms Arrest of Activist Following US Criticism
Myanmar Rebels Say Govt Attacks Personnel They Captured
Mexican Town Turned to War Zone Fears New Era of Narco Violence
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Mexican Mothers Discover Dozens of Bodies Buried in Mass Grave Near Resort Town South of Arizona Border
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