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Updated August 30, 2020 - 8:54 PM EDT
US Expected To Reduce Troops in Iraq by a Third
 
  Despite Military Resistance, Our Iraq Footprint Is Finally Shrinking
Trump or Biden, Guaido Expects US Support
 
  US Court Approves Sales of Gasoline From Seized Ship
Pompeo Tour Strikes Out on Normalization With Israel
 
  MbS Pulls Out of Planned Washington Meeting With Netanyahu
  The Israel-UAE Deal Isn't About Peace at All
US Says China's South China Sea Claims 'Ridiculous'
UN Renews South Lebanon Mission, With Troop Cuts
US Intercepts Russian Spy Planes Flying Near Alaska
Restraint-Minded Dem Fights to Lead House Foreign Affairs
Viewpoints
item The Israel-UAE Deal Isn't About Peace at All  by Phyllis Bennis
item Despite Military Resistance, Our Iraq Footprint Is Finally Shrinking  by Doug Bandow
item Biden's Troubling Foreign Policy  by Reese Erlich
item Is Syrian Oil Now a 'US National Interest'?  by Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

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Appeals Court Rules Due Process Rights Don't Apply to Guantanamo Detainees
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Resigns, Citing Health Reasons
Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Rift: What Happened?
Democrats Move to Hold Pompeo in Contempt
 
The War at Home
Top General Says No Role for Military in Presidential Vote
Rep. Eshoo Asks Intel Agencies if They're Surveilling Members of Congress
NASA Just Announced in a Blog Post That Space Launch System Will Cost 30% More
Senior US Intelligence Official Died by Suicide in June
Lawyers for Chinese Scientist Return to US Court Seeking Bail
82nd Airborne Paratrooper Injured During Live-Fire Exercise
Two Soldiers Killed in Black Hawk Helicopter Crash Off California Coast
Space Force Boldly Goes to Silicon Valley to Get a Star Trek-Flavored Software Boost
Fort Hood Soldier Found Dead Was 'Humiliated After Reporting Sex Abuse' by Male Superior
China/Taiwan
US Warship Sails Near Disputed Islands in Tense South China Sea
US Says China's South China Sea Missile Launches Threat to Peace
US, Japan Defense Chiefs to Talk China Tensions at Meet in Guam
Taiwan Eases US Meat Limits in Step Toward Trade Talks
Afghanistan
Blasts in Kandahar Kill 13 Civilians: Official
Govt, Taliban See Prisoners' Swap Key to Intra-Afghan Talks
'Why Was I Targeted?': Asks Afghan Activist After Gun Attack
Afghanistan Hit by New Wave of Polio Cases Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
Asia
Japan Secures First-Ever Major Defense Export With Philippine Radar Order
Police Seek to Foil Shi'ite Gatherings in Indian Kashmir
Pakistan Jails Three Accused of Financing Mumbai Attacks
Thai Submarine Purchase From China Hits Rough Seas
UN North Korea Investigator: Seoul's Singling Out of Defectors a Mistake
Belarus
Belarus Threatens to Shut European Transit Routes if Sanctions Imposed
Lukashenko Accuses NATO of Hatching Aggressive Plans on Belarus
EU to Blacklist Up to 20 Belarus Officials to Press Leader
Russia
'Some Improvement' in Navalny's Condition: Berlin Hospital
Russia Expels Norwegian Envoy in Tit-for-Tat Spat Over Spying
France
Five Years On, France to Try Suspects in Charlie Hebdo Killings
France Will Not Ban Huawei but Favors European 5G Systems, Emmanuel Macron Says
 
Iraq
Iraq Daily Roundup: Six Killed, Including Prisoner
What Is Behind the Killings in Basra?
Syria
14 Soldiers Killed in Battles With ISIS in Eastern Syria
Battle for Idlib Draws Near as Sides Take Position
Car Bomb Explodes Near Turkish Military Point in NW Syria
Iran
UAE Delivers Bodies of Two Fishermen to Iran: Border Police
Musician Faces Jail for Working With Women Dancers, Singers
Palestine/Israel
Under Blockade and Bombs, Gazans Fear Covid-19 Disaster
Killing of Autistic Palestinian: Family, Lawyers Accuse Israel of Trying to Bury Case
Turkey
Turkey to Hold New Exercises, Hits Out at France
EU Warns Turkey of Sanctions as E. Mediterranean Crisis Worsens
Mali
West African Bloc Wants Civilian Transition in Mali, Polls in a Year
Where State Is Weak, Militants Broker Talks Between Rival Clans
Four Mali Troops Killed in Attack Blamed on Jihadists
Disease of Mali Coup Needs Stamping Out, Say Neighbors
Libya
UAE Involved in Drone Strike That Killed 26 Libyan Cadets
As Guns Fall Silent in Libya, the Gadhafi Regime Seeks a Return
Libya's Tripoli-Based Govt Suspends Minister After Shooting
Libya Warns Armed 'Thugs' Who Broke Up Protests
DR Congo
At Least Two Students Killed During Exams in Eastern DR Congo
UN Says Life of DR Congo's Nobel Laureate Doctor in Danger
Africa
ISWAP Fighters From Nigeria Kill 14 in Cameroon Border Over Food Blockade
Egypt Arrests Top Muslim Brotherhood Leader After Seven Years in Hiding: Ministry
Pompeo Approves Plans to Halt Ethiopia Aid Over Nile Dam Dispute
Tanzania Opposition Parties Say Candidates Unfairly Rejected
Anger in South Africa as Disabled Teen Dies After Police Shooting
NATO
Six USAF B-52 Bombers Make Symbolic Sweep Over All NATO Members
Venezuela
Venezuelan Politician Jailed in 2018 Drone Attack Sent Home
Detained Colombia Businessman Was Negotiating With Iran for Venezuela, Lawyers Say
 
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Columnists

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

Reese Erlich
8/29/2020
Biden's Troubling Foreign Policy

Ted Snider
8/28/2020
What's in the Israel/UAE Agreement? Here's Five Things That Aren't

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
8/28/2020
'I Pity The Fool': Mr. Max Boot on Joe Biden's Foreign Policy 'A-Team'

Doug Bandow
8/26/2020
Washington Should Remember the Past and Avoid a World War I Redux

Scott Horton
8/20/2020
Matt Taibbi on the Origins of the Russiagate Hoax

Dave DeCamp
8/13/2020
Both Sides Have a Foreign Boogeyman to Blame for the 2020 Election

David R. Henderson
8/07/2020
Remembering Hiroshima

Sheldon Richman
8/05/2020
Regarding Seth Rogen: Some Feelings Ought To Be Hurt

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

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