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Updated January 9, 2020 - 9:53 PM EST
House OKs War Powers Challenge To Iran Attack
  Poll: Soleimani's Killing Made US Less Safe, Trump 'Reckless' on Iran
  GOP Sen. Lee: Officials Told Us Not To Debate War Authorization
  Pompeo's Iran Lies Echoed Uncritically by Media
  180 Events Planned Across US to Protest March to War With Iran
Iran Gave Advance Notice of Missile Attacks on US
  Trump Claims US Imposing 'Powerful' New Sanctions on Iran
  Milley: We'll Provide Evidence of Imminent Iranian Attack One Day
Iraq Cleric Sadr Says Militias Should Stand Down
  Pentagon Denies Iraq Requested Withdrawal
Report: US Drone Kills 60 Afghan Civilians, Taliban Cmdr.
Israeli Defense Min. Seeks 'Million' Settlers in West Bank
item The Donald's Assassination of Soleimani – As Stupid as It Gets  by David Stockman
item Iran Will Make Huge Political Gains Out of This Crisis  by Patrick Cockburn
item Trump Versus Iran: Power Doesn't Just Corrupt, It Deludes  by Thomas Knapp
item The Islamic Republic of Restraint  by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.)
item A Lawless Political Assassination  by Andrew P. Napolitano
item Iraqi PM Exposes Lie of Soleimani Plotting 'Imminent Attacks'  by Max Blumenthal

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AP Fact Check: Trump Minimizes ISIS Risk, Distorts Iran Payout
Factbox: US Forces in Gulf Region and Iraq
Tiktok Announces New Content Rules Against Misinfo, Terrorist Activity
Survey: Most Americans Can't Find Iran on a Map
Western Intelligence Agencies See No Signs Ukraine Airliner Was Shot Down: Canadian Source
Iran's Next Step Will Be 'Proportional' to US Action: Iran Defense Minister
Iraq, Finland Received 'Advance Warning' of Iran Missile Attack on US Forces
NATO Agrees to Up Contribution in 'Fight Against Int'l Terrorism' After Iran Missile Attacks
Iraq Daily Roundup: Six Killed in Random Attacks
Iraqis Denounce Iran Missiles as 'Violation of Sovereignty'
Two Rockets Hit Iraqi Capital's Green Zone, Home to Foreign Embassies Including US Mission
US Forces Attacked 14 Times in Past Year Near Baghdad: State Dept
Iraqi Kurdish Leaders Call for Region to Be Kept Out of Rivalries
Airlines Re-Route or Cancel Flights Around Iraq, Iran After Missile Strike on US Troops
Spain Says It Has Withdrawn Some of Its Troops From Iraq
Philippines Orders Citizens to Evacuate Iraq After Rodrigo Duterte Warns of 'Protracted War'
PM Morrison Confirms Australia Will Remain in Iraq Because Situation Has 'Stabilized
Denmark to Move Some of Its Troops From Iraq to Kuwait
Syria's Kurds Free Dozens of ISIS-Linked Syrians After Tribal Mediation
Thousands of Young Syrians Opt to Learn Russian at School
ICC Probe Won't Deter Israel From Expanding Settlements, Netanyahu Vows
Palestine Slams Israeli Measures Against East Jerusalem's Islamic Site
Israel Unveils Breakthrough Laser to Intercept Missiles, Aerial Threats
Yemen/Saudi Arabia
UN Investigators Find Yemen's Houthis Did Not Carry Out Saudi Oil Attack
Two Houthi Fighters Killed in Clashes With Govt Forces in Southwestern Yemen
Saudi Arabia Is Developing a New Counter-Drone System
12 Injured in Lebanon's Tripoli in Protest Against Power Rationing
Twitter Suspends Over a Dozen Venezuelan Government, Military Accounts
US Threatens Sanctions on Venezuelan Lawmakers Over Bribes
The War at Home
Questions Remain After Trump's Speech on Iran, Experts Say
GOP Sens. Lee, Paul: We Were Given 'Insulting,' 'Demeaning,' 'Worst Briefing' on Iran
House Democrat Calls Administration's Iran Briefing 'Sophomoric and Utterly Unconvincing'
FBI Asks Apple for Saudi Shooter's Phone Data
Sen. Cotton Introduces Bill Blocking Intel Sharing With Countries Using Huawei for 5g
Afghan IECC to Recount Votes of a Thousand Centers in 20 Provinces
More Than 1,000 ISIS Fighters Active in Afghan Province: Governor
Two Pilots Killed in Afghan Military Helicopter Crash
Grenade Attack on Troops in Kashmir, Two Civilians Injured
Kashmir's Police Want People to 'Register' Their Whatsapp Groups
Hong Kong
Hong Kong Protesters Have Been Receiving Training From Foreign Forces, City's Security Chief Says
Hong Kong Police Seized 3,700 Mobile Phones From Protesters and Had Devices Broken Into to Read Contents: Security Chief
Indonesia/Papua New Guinea
Indonesian Army Wields Internet 'News' as a Weapon in Papua
20 of Haftar's Forces Killed in Sirte
Turkey-Libya Deals 'Void': Egypt, France, Greece, Cyprus
Germany Warns of 'Second Syria' as EU Hosts Libya PM

Libya Conflict: Turkey and Russia Call for Ceasefire

Militant Attack in Nigerian Town Kills 20 Soldiers, Displaces 1,000 Residents
Nigeria Rescues Foreigners Kidnapped in Oil-Rich Delta
Car Bomb Explodes Near Somalia's Parliament, Four Killed
UN Envoy: 'Devastating Surge' of Attacks in Sahel and West Africa
US Imposes Sanctions on South Sudanese Vice President
Sudan Seizes Assets of Bashir's Former Ruling Party
Colombia's President Calls on UN to Extend Peace Mission
Bolivia Opens Probe Into 600 Former Morales Officials
Bolivia Prosecutor Seeks Spain Response Over Embassy Spat
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