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News
Updated March 17, 2020 - 9:58 PM EDT
Pentagon 'Not Set Up to Fight Coronavirus'
 
  Pentagon Scales Back Biggest Military Exercise in Europe
  Multinational African Lion Exercise Canceled Amid Outbreak
US Plans To Remove Troops From 3 Bases in Iraq
 
  Pompeo Warns Iraq That US Will Act in Self-Defense if Attacked
  Airstrikes Against Hezbollah Didn't Stop Rocket Attack on US Troops
US Strikes Continue in Afghanistan Despite Deal
 
  Afghan Govt Demands Taliban Guarantee to Resume Prisoner Release
Senate Extends FISA Provisions for 77 Days
Gantz Vows 'Broad Govt Within Days' After Mandate
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The War at Home
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Navy Has 1st COVID-19 Case on a Ship Days After Family Event
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Afghanistan
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Pakistan
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Asia
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India Closes Taj Mahal to Visitors Over Coronavirus Fears
France
France to Deploy 100,000 Police to Enforce Coronavirus Lockdown
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Europe
Ukraine Plans More Lockdowns, IMF Talks, Food Export Curbs Over Coronavirus
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Americas
Mexico Frets About US Coronavirus Spread, Could Restrict Border
Peru Deploys Military to Slow Coronavirus Spread; Chile Closes Borders
Guyana Leaders Accept Full Recount of Presidential Election
 
Palestine/Israel
Israel Swears in New Parliament Under Coronavirus Shadow
Dozens of Cars Vandalized in Suspected Hate Crime in West Bank
Armed Israeli Colonists Uproot Tens of Palestinian Trees Near Bethlehem
Asqa Mosque Official Arrested From Home in Jerusalem
Four Palestinian Detainees Placed in Solitary Confinement
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Iran
US Sees Coronavirus as a New Way to Pressure Iran
Senior Iranian Official Dies as Coronavirus Cases Near 15,000
Iran's Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 100 for Second Straight Day, Officials Say
Iran Closes Shi'ite Shrines Over Covid-19 Concerns
China Appeals to US to Lift Iran Sanctions for Coronavirus Pandemic
Iran's Int'l Mehrabad Airport Cuts 80 Pct of Flights Amid Covid-19 Outbreak
Syria
4,440 Turkish Military Vehicles Enter Syria Since February
Explosion Kills 1 in Syria's Hasakah Province
Lebanon
Lebanon Military Court Orders Lebanese-American Released
Lebanon, Already Grappling With Economic Crisis, Now Faces Coronavirus Shutdown
Middle East
Iraq Daily Roundup: One Killed; Clashes at Baghdad Protest
Roadside Bombing Kills Two Yemeni Children
Turkey Evicts Students to Quarantine Thousands of Returning Pilgrims Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
Two Prisoners Killed in Jordan Prison After Coronavirus Visit Bans Triggered Riots
Africa
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UN Peacekeeper Killed in Attack in Central African Republic
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