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Updated January 19, 2020 - 9:30 PM EST Scores Major Victory for Privacy Act
Yemen's Houthis Kill 100 Soldiers in Missile Strike
Claims That Iran Is 'Close' to a Nuke Ignore Reality
  Trump Says Soleimani Was 'Saying Bad Things' Before Strike
  Iran Aims to Examine Downed Plane's Black Boxes
  Iran's Khamenei Labels Trump a 'Clown' in Rare Friday Sermon
  Trump Warns Iran's Leader to Be 'Careful With His Words'
  Pentagon: No Attempt Made to Underplay Casualties in Iran Attack
Top Lawmakers Oppose US Troop Cuts in Africa
Lebanon Anti-Govt Protests Turn Violent in Beirut
Trump Says Ready for War – His Troops Are Not So Sure
Top US General Claims N. Korea Building New Missiles 'Fast'
Ex-Gitmo Commander Convicted of Lying About Man's Death
item Warmonger Cotton Accuses Antiwar Think Tank of Anti-Semitism  by Sheldon Richman
item How the US and Iran Can Work Together on 'Shared Priorities'  by Gary Sick
item Why Congress Is Not Serious About the War Powers in the Constitution  by William Smith
item Scores a Major Victory for Privacy Act, First Amendment  by Lyndsey Wajert
item The Iran Crisis Risks Going Nuclear  by William Arkin
item Pundits Go Nuts Over New Russian Hacking Conspiracy  by Caitlin Johnstone

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