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US Military Holds Live-Fire Drills in Persian Gulf
  Iran Tankers Arrive Safely in Venezuela After US Threats
Afghan Eid Ceasefire Draws Reactions From US
  Afghan President Ghani Vows to 'Expedite' Taliban Prisoner Release
Trump Admin. Mulling Nuke Test, 1st Since 1992
US Slaps Sanctions on 33 Chinese Firms and Institutions
Kim Vows to Bolster North Korea's Nuclear Deterrence
Trump Calls for Libya Deescalation in Call With Erdogan
item US Interference Gives Beijing Cover to Tighten Its Grip on Hong Kong  by Dave DeCamp
item Time to Acknowledge Reality and End America's Forever-War in Afghanistan  by Daniel L. Davis
item How to Honor Memorial Day: Stop Sacrificing Troops in Endless Wars  by Doug Bandow
item Saudi Arms Deals Won't Add a 'Million' US Jobs  by Kelley Vlahos

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Defiant Netanyahu Goes on Trial in Israel Charged With Corruption
Netanyahu Trial Leaves Israelis Divided
Israeli Cabinet Holds First Regular Meeting; Creation of Gantz's New Office Said Delayed
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Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian Family in Hebron, Soldier Watch
Israeli Police Assault, Arrest 4 Palestinians at Al-Aqsa, Soldiers Detain 3 Overnight
Israel Limits Coronavirus Cellphone Surveillance to 'Special Cases'
Settlers Hold Parade While Soldiers Assault Palestinians in Jersualem
Settlers Attack Palestinian Farmers Near Ramallah, Fatah Member Among Injured
Israeli Soldiers Attack Palestinian Worshippers Near Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem
Israeli Aircraft Lands in Turkey for First Time Since 2007
Iran to Retaliate Over Any US 'Trouble' for Venezuela-Bound Ships
Iran Announces Further Easing of Virus Restrictions
Iraq Daily Roundup: 11 Killed; Attack on Refinery
Security Force Storms TV Channel in Baghdad, Arrests Employees
Iraqis Abducted, Tortured for Partaking in Protests: UN Report
Iraqi Demonstrators Destroy Iran's Quds Day Propaganda Posters
Kurdish Policeman Found Beheaded in Kirkuk
Iraqi Journalists Struggle Against Political Pressure Over Protest Movement
Iraq Protesters Have Little Faith New PM Kadhimi Will Pursue Justice Over Killings
Iraq's Finance Minister Visits Saudi Arabia to Seek Emergency Funds to Stave Off Fiscal Collapse
Turkey Imposes Its Broadest Yet Lockdown for Eid Al-Fitr
Turkey Will Not Allow 'Fait Accompli' on Greek Border in Territory Dispute
Turkey Jails Politician for Sharing Videos of Hacked Mosques Playing Anti-Facist Bella Ciao Song
Yemen's Crowded Quarantine Sites Are Hotbed for Pandemic
Yemeni Gravediggers Overwhelmed Amid Spike in Virus Deaths
More Than 100 UK Mosques Demand Watchdog Probe Conservative Party for Islamophobia
UK Plans Cut in Huawei's 5G Network Involvement
Mexican Authorities Investigate Find of 12 Bodies in Stolen Pickup
Six Women Prisoners Murdered by Inmates in Honduras
Suriname's Strongman Shrugs Off Murder Sentence in Re-Election Bid
Bolivia's Health Minister Held for 'Ventilator Corruption'
The War at Home
Undercover Agents Enforcing Ohio Health Rules at Restaurants, Bars
Birx Says 'It's Difficult to Tell' if Country Will Close Again
US Ambassador to Germany Grenell to Step Down
Florida Man Who Spit, Coughed on Police Officers After Claiming to Have the Coronavirus Indicted on Federal Terrorism Charges
US Military
Navy Trumpets Seven of Its 11 Aircraft Carriers Now Underway After Beating Back Coronavirus
The Ban on Covid-19 Survivors Joining Up Has Lifted, but Some Cases Could Still Be Denied
Fort Hood Soldier Found Shot Dead Near Burning Jeep
Family Members of Missing Ft. Hood Soldier Push for Answers
The Army Is Planning a Mass Recruiting Drive This Summer
In Bid for More Female Pilots, Air Force Removes Height Requirement
China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
US Accuses China of Blocking US Flights, Demands Action
Chinese Drill in South China Sea About Combat Readiness, Not Seizing Taiwanese Islands, Experts Say
Xi Says China Won't Return to Planned Economy, Urges Cooperation
Tear Gas Fired, Arrests Made as Thousands Protest Against Beijing's Planned National Security Law for Hong Kong
National Security Law Will Not Damage Hong Kong's Freedoms, Chinese Foreign Minister Says
Afghan President to Free Up to 2,000 Taliban Prisoners After Ceasefire Offer
Qiyamuddin Kashaf, Afghanistan's Top Cleric, Has Died
Libya's Haftar Seeks to Rouse Forces Against Turkey
Seven Syrian Rebels Killed in Libya's Battles
Russian Fighters Flown Out of W. Libya After Haftar Retreat
No Political Prisoners Freed as Egypt Pardons Thousands on Eid
Egyptian Forces Kill 21 Militants in North Sinai
Egypt Rights Advocates Denounce 'Unlawful' Pre-Trial Airing of Journalist's Confessions
Sudan Recovers $4 Billion in Assets Looted by Omar Al Bashir
Sudan to Establish Police Force to Protect Health Workers
Nine Killed in Eastern DR Congo Attack
Eight Terrorists Killed in Ivory Coast-Burkina Faso Operation
Burundi Police Detain More Than 200 Opposition Election Observers
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France to Retaliate Over British Quarantine Measures
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Ukrainian Lawmaker Found Shot Dead in His Office
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