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S. African Intel Doubts Iran Plot to Kill US Envoy
  Biden Lays Out Iran Policy in New Op-Ed
  Iran Eyes New Opportunities as Arms Embargo Set to End in October
US Commander: No Evidence of Russia Bounties
  Pompeo: US Set for Full Afghanistan Withdrawal by Spring
  Afghan Talks Continue, With Focus on a Ceasefire
Trump Says He Wanted to 'Take Out' Assad
  Israeli Airstrikes Kill 10 on Syria-Iraq Border
US Officials Fear Arrest Over Saudi War Crimes
  War Crimes Risk Grows for US Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen
Stratcom Chief Sounds Alarm Over China's Nuclear Arsenal
Russia to Withdraw Troops, Police From Belarus Border
USAF: Moving Out of Germany Will 'Take Some Time'
item Arranged Marriage: Bahrain and Israel's Peculiar 'Peace'  by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.)
item Dark Web Voter Database Report Casts Doubts on Russian Election Hack Narrative  by Gareth Porter
item America's War on Terror Is the True Cause of Europe's Refugee Crisis  by Patrick Cockburn
item Are the Forever Wars Really Ending?  by Patrick J. Buchanan
item Trump Connects the Generals and the Military-Industrial Complex  by Hunter DeRensis
item Tens of Millions of People Displaced by the 'War on Terror'  by Caitlin Johnstone

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Attack on VA Computer Systems Exposed Personal Information of About 46,000 Veterans
China/Hong Kong
US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad to Step Down but US Offers No News on a Replacement
US State Department Tells Americans to Reconsider Travel to Hong Kong
Chinese Academic Hits Out at Pompeo-Backed Xinjiang Sterilization Report
China Eager to Keep Stable Ties With Japan as Suga Elected LDP Head
Hong Kong Says It Will Not Interfere With China's Arrest of 12 at Sea
Afghan Security Heads Deny Reports of Govt-Backed Militias
Fight and Talk: Facing Negotiations, Taliban Almost Took Key Afghan City
Afghan Envoy Agrees to Testify Before House Panel After Subpoena Threat
US Envoy Lauds Pakistan's Role in Afghan Peace Talks Process
Navy, Allied Forces Conduct Four-Nation Exercise Pacific Vanguard Near Guam
South China Sea Heats Up as Indonesia Shadows Chinese Ship Near Natuna Islands
India Says China Laying Cables to Bolster Communications at Border Flashpoint
Russia Says Belarus Leader Plans to Change Constitution
Belarus: Putin Supports Lukashenko With $1.5 Billion Loan
UN Rights Body Agrees to Hold Urgent Debate on Belarus
US Praises Serbia for Designating All of Hezbollah a Terror Group
Navalny Allies Make Rare Siberia Gains in Russia Regional Polls
Greece Looks to France for New Arms Amid Spat With Turkey
Vessels Monitored and Boarded to Enforce UN Arms Embargo on Libya
'Hotel Rwanda' Hero Declines to Plead to Terrorism Charges
Protests Against Ivory Coast President Ouattara's Third-Term Bid Turn Violent
Venezuela Charges Detained US 'Spy' With Terrorism, Weapons Trafficking
Spain Seeks 'Democratic Guarantees' From Venezuela for Elections
Blockaded Gaza Records 108 New Covid-19 Infections
Israel Is Proud to Have Halted International Projects for Palestinians in Area C
PA Accused of Being 'A Police State' Over Its Detention of Palestinian Film Director
Palestinian Leadership to Reconsider Relations With Arab League
Israel Court Issues Demolition Order for Mosque
Israeli Settler Handed Three Life Sentences for Killing Palestinian Family
Israel-Arab Deals
Details of Israeli Deal With UAE, Bahrain Only to Be Revealed on Tuesday, Official Says
Pro-Israel Groups Use Trump's Bahrain Announcement to Attack Palestinians
Pompeo Says Trump Administration Eager for End to Gulf Rift
Israel Normalization Protects Bahrain's Interests, Says Interior Minister
Hezbollah Pondering Withdrawal From Syria, Lebanese Political Ally and Ex-Minister Reveals
Four Lebanese Soldiers and Militant Killed in Army Raid, Says Military Source
Lebanon Cabinet Deadline in Doubt as Adib Continues Consultations
Lebanese Rivalries Hamper Cabinet Formation on Eve of Deadline
More Ammonium Nitrate Found at Port of Beirut
France Says Lebanese Political Forces Must Form Government Without Delay
UN Nuclear Watchdog to Visit Second Iran Site in 'A Few Days'
US Asks World Court to Dismiss Iran Sanctions Case
Iraq Daily Roundup: Three Killed
Iraqi Commandos Capture ISIS Leader, Kill Associate in Western Iraq
Turkish Red Crescent Worker Killed in Northern Syria
Car Bomb Explosion Kills Seven in Syria's Aleppo
Middle East
Anaheim Airman Jason Khai Phan Killed in Crash During Routine Patrol in Kuwait
'Deadly Consequences' of Yemen Aid Obstruction, HRW Warns
Turkish, Russian Officials to Meet in Ankara for Talks on Syria, Libya
Prominent Bahrain Lawyer Gets Suspended Sentence for 'Inciting Hatred'
Peru's Vizcarra Blames Lies, Betrayal for Turmoil as Government Sues to Block Impeachment
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