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UNSC Rejects US on 'Snapback' Iran Sanctions
Trump and Dems Both Vow End to 'Forever Wars'
US To Ensure Israel Retains Military Advantage
  Outrage as Pompeo Gives Convention Speech in Jerusalem
  UAE Scraps Meeting With Israel, US Over F-35 Sale
  Israel Bans Imports Into Gaza Except Food and Medicine
US: No Sign of Planned Russian Intervention in Belarus
  NATO Denies Troop Buildup on Belarus Border
Mali Talks Founder on Transition to Civilian Rule
IAEA Chief Visits Tehran, Asks for Access to Former Sites
item Syrians Face Calamity as Trump's Sanctions Mix With Surging Covid  by Patrick Cockburn
item Trump's Choice for Germany  by John Kiriakou
item 'People of the Cave': Palestinians Take Fight for Justice to Mountains  by Ramzy Baroud
item Pompeo's Iran Failures Make War More Likely  by Ron Paul
item The Vindication of Harry Browne... Again  by Richard Morchoe
item Don't Start a New Cold War With China  by Bonnie Kristian

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The War at Home
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Wisconsin Deploys National Guard as Police Shooting of Black Man Sparks Unrest
Portland Police Precinct Set on Fire During Protest
Mishandling of Misconduct Reports, Retaliation a Pattern Across the National Guard
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Officials: Fort Rucker Soldier Found Dead Off Base
Texas A&M Professor Accused of Collaborating With China Amid NASA Work
Afghan Forces Capable of Fighting Terrorism: Acting DM
Taliban Attack Security Forces Base in Kunduz
Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi Holds on After Dissent Letter
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China Pledges Mekong River Data-Sharing With Neighbors
Facebook Reportedly Plans to Sue Thailand's Govt Over Its Demand to Block Users From Accessing a Group Critical of Its King
Rohingya Politicians Excluded From Myanmar Election
Hafter's LNA Rejects Libya Ceasefire
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2nd Day of Misrata Protests Over Corruption, Poor Services
UN Urges Probe After 'Excessive Use of Force' at Tripoli Protest
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