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Updated June 1, 2020 - 9:54 PM EDT
Esper Calls on States to 'Dominate the Battlespace'
 
  50 Secret Service Injured Outside White House
  Innocent Bystander Killed by National Guard in Louisville, KY
  Nearly a Third of States Have Activated the National Guard
  Intel Agencies Seeking More Advanced Forms Contact Tracing
  Rep. Justin Amash Introduces Bill to End 'Qualified' Police Immunity
Afghan Govt's Release of Taliban Will Continue
 
  Afghanistan's Abdullah: Ready for Talks With Taliban at Any Time
Trump Plans $500 Million Arms Sale to Saudis
US May Deploy to Tunisia to Counter Russia in Libya
Viewpoints
item Washington's Double Failure Against Iran and Venezuela  by Doug Bandow
item If Trump Is Serious About Leaving Afghanistan, He Should Do It Now, Not Next Summer  by Bonnie Kristian
item Real and Imagined Problems of Mideast Arms Trade  by Paul R. Pillar
item Coming Apart at the Seams  by Scott Horton
item The Glory and Duty of Beating Swords to Plowshares  by Kathy Kelly
item Images From Inside British Court Expose Assange's Cruel Treatment  by Max Blumenthal

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Frontline
Coronavirus Losing Potency Top Italian Doctor Says
Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Lockdown on Religious Services
Protests of Police Spread to London, Berlin, Toronto
Divert Weapons Funding to Research to Prevent Next Pandemic, Pope Says
 
Violence Continues
Trump Claims Protesters in DC Risked Facing 'Vicious Dogs'
Journalists Covering US George Floyd Protests Find Themselves Under Attack
Trump Declares Antifa Will Be Added to List of Terrorist Organizations
Trump Social Media Order Starts Off on Shaky Legal Ground
US Military
The Hawaii Navy Base Fueling Trump's Quest for 'Super Duper' Missiles
Former SEAL Sues Navy Secretary and New York Times Reporter, Claiming Leaks and False Reporting
Army Withdraws Promotion for Colonel Who Was Senior Commander During 2017 Niger Ambush
Kenneth Braithwaite Sworn in as Secretary of the Navy
China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
US Approves Two Air China Flights to Take Chinese Citizens Home
China and India Brawl at 14,000 Feet Along the Border
Hong Kong Officials Say Trump 'Wrong' to End Special Status
Beijing Has Reason to Be Emboldened by Response to Hong Kong National Security Law Plan, US Observers Say
US-China Tensions Set to Worsen as Moderates Lose Out to Hardliners, Observers Say
Chinese General Says Beijing Will 'Resolutely Smash' Any Separatist Moves by Taiwan
China Eyes 'Diversified' Relations as US Becomes Increasingly Hostile, Beijing Economic Adviser Says
Chinese State Media Says US Demonstrations Are 'Beautiful' as It Hits Back at American Support for Hong Kong Protests
Report of Chinese Scramjet Test a Challenge to Most-Advanced Missile Defense Systems
China Home-Built Aircraft Carrier Conducting Sea Trials
Widow of Covid Whistle-Blower Doctor Li Wenliang Opposes US Plan to Name Street Outside Chinese Embassy After Him
Beijing's Plans for South China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone Cover Pratas, Paracel and Spratly Islands, PLA Source Says
Afghanistan
Journalist, Studio Technician Killed in Kabul Blast, Six Wounded
ISIS Claims Bombing Attack on Afghan TV Station Bus That Killed Two
Families of Killed Media Workers Criticize Afghan Govt
Killing of Afghan Journalist, Media Workers Sparks Intl Response
Three Civilians Killed in Shelling in Afghanistan
Top Members of Hizb-E-Islami Still Not Released by Afghan Govt
Three Civilians Injured in Bomb Blast in Kabul
Afghan Govt Welcomes EU Statement on Afghanistan
Asia
India Expels Two Pakistani Officials on 'Espionage' Charges
Two Soldiers Test Positive for Coronavirus After Arriving in South Korea From the US
Libya
Libya Army Shells Haftar's Militias at Tripoli Airport
Seven Civilians Killed, Dozen Others Injured in Grad Rockets Attack by Haftar's Forces
Seven Libyan Army Soldiers Injured by Explosives Planted by Haftar's Militias
Russia Fires Back at US Accusations of Printing Counterfeit Libyan Money
Sudan/Ethiopia
Sudan Summons Ethiopia Envoy Over Deadly Cross-Border Attack
In Sudan, Traced Bashir Regime Assets 'Tip of Iceberg'
 
Palestine/Israel
Mossad Chief Secretly Visits Egypt to Discuss West Bank Annexation
The New Israeli State-Owned Company Developing Secret Rocket Technology
Israel Border Police Officer Under House Arrest After Killing of Special Needs East J'Lem Man
Hundreds Attend Funeral of Autistic Palestinian Shot by Israeli Police
Israeli Defense Minister Apologizes for Palestinian's Death
Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque Reopens After Two Months Amid Tensions
Israeli Forces Evict Palestinians From Ibrahimi Mosque, Permit Settlers
Soldiers Assault a Palestinian Man, Cause Fractures in His Leg
Five Palestinians, Including Journalist Injured at Kufur Qaddoum
IDF Probing Video Showing Soldier Slashing Palestinian Car Tires
Israeli Colonists Install a Tent of Palestinian Lands Near Hebron
Armed Israeli Settlers Invade Local Markets in Hebron
Austria Warns Israel Against Annexation, Despite Preventing EU Statement on Plan
Iran
Iran Suggests Up to 225 Killed in November Protests
France, UK, Germany 'Regret' US End to Iran Nuclear Waivers
Iran's New Parliamentary Speaker Launches Scathing Attack on President Rouhani
Two Iranian Tankers Sail Back After Delivering Fuel to Venezuela
Iraq
Iraq Monthly Roundup: 262 Killed in May
Two Iraqi Kurds Killed in Turkish Airstrike in Northern Iraq
Only 190,000 Tons of Rice Left for Iraq's Food Program: Trade Ministry
Syria
East Syria Air Strike Kills Five Iran-Backed Fighters
Western Countries Leave Children of ISIS in Syrian Camps
Middle East
Saudi Shura Council Rejects Proposal to Let Women Marry Without a Male Guardian's Permission
Lebanon Extends Mandate of UN Force Along Israel Border
Turkish Security Forces Kill Three PKK Members
Yemen Urges Action Against UAE-Backed Forces After Abducted Journalist Found With Torture Marks
Africa
Militants in Burkina Faso Kill 35 in Separate Attacks, Govt Says
Armed Bandits Kill at Least 18 in Nigeria's Katsina State
Somali Minibus Hits Roadside Bomb, Six Killed
DR Congo Militia Leader Arrested in 2017 Murders of UN Experts
Kenyan Police Killed 2 Children, Injured 3 in Operation to Catch Their Father, a Suspected Terrorist
Tullow Oil Says 58 Workers Test Positive for Covid-19 Offshore Ghana
Niger Adopts New Wire-Tapping Legislation on Curbing 'Terrorism'
Zimbabwe: Rift Within Ruling Party Dents President's Clout
UNSC Extends South Sudan Arms Embargo Until May 2021
Egypt
Egypt Says 19 Fighters Killed in Sinai; 5 Casualties Among Troops
Egyptian Journalist Shimaa Samy Appears in Custody, Days After Disappearance
Mexico/Venezuela
Mexico's Libre Abordo Announces Bankruptcy, Terminates Oil for Food Swap With Venezuela
 
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Columnists

Justin Raimondo
9/16/2019
The FBI vs. Antiwar.com

Scott Horton
6/01/2020
Coming Apart at the Seams

Doug Bandow
6/01/2020
Washington's Double Failure Against Iran and Venezuela

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
5/28/2020
SIGAR: The Boys Who Cry About Actual Wolves

Ted Snider
5/27/2020
The US Has a Long History of Weaponizing Aid to Other Countries

Dave DeCamp
5/25/2020
US Interference Gives Beijing Cover To Tighten Its Grip on Hong Kong

Lucy Steigerwald
5/15/2020
Jackson State and Forgotten History

Sheldon Richman
5/09/2020
L'etat C'est Moi! (I Am the State!)

Daniel Lazare
4/08/2020
Mad Man Modly: The Secretary of the Navy Gets the Boot

David R. Henderson
12/25/2019
Silent Night

Ran HaCohen
12/11/2017
Jerusalem, the Capital of Apartheid

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