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Updated November 9, 2020 - 9:30 PM EST
Trump Fires Secretary of Defense Esper
Armenian Signs Deal to End Karabakh War
  Azerbaijan Downs Russian Helicopter Over Armenia
  Nagorno-Karabakh Confirms Key City Seized by Azerbaijan
  Azerbaijan, Armenia 'Near Ceasefire Deal' on Nagorno-Karabakh
Israel To Discuss Long-Term Military Aid With Biden
  Joe Biden 'No Savior' of the Palestinians
  Arabs Doubt Biden Will Herald Change in the Middle East
Iran's Rouhani Invites Biden to Return to Deal
  For Biden, Reentering the Iran Deal Will Not Be an Easy Task
  Trump Administration Readies New Sanctions Against Iran: Report
Ethiopia: Reports of Heavy Casualties in Fighting in Tigray
  Ethiopia Parliament Dissolves Tigray Leadership
Afghan Govt, Taliban Both Have High Hopes for Biden
China Faces Greater Terrorism as US 'Delists' Islamic Group
item The Lost Opportunities of the Trump Administration  by Doug Bandow
item Escalating the Demographic War: The Strategic Goal of Israeli Racism in Palestine  by Ramzy Baroud
item Robert Fisk: Shining a Light on Western Abuses in the Middle East  by Belen Fernandez
item Joe Biden 'No Savior' of the Palestinians  by Linah Alsaafin
item The Global Nuclear Bargain  by Paul R. Pillar
item Weaponizing Human Rights: Can Magnitsky Act Deny Due Process?  by Lucy Komisar

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The War at Home
US Army Developing 'Rocket Cargo' to Transport Gear to Troops Via Space
San Diego's Spying Streetlights Can't Be Turned 'Off,' Despite Directive
Oregon Man Accused of Producing ISIS Propaganda Arrested
Soldier Who Died After Fort Jackson Rifle Range Incident Identified
Vermont National Guard Breaks Ground on New Mountain Warfare School Facility
Justice Dept Seizes $1 Billion in Bitcoin Tied to Illicit Drugs and Goods on the Dark Web
China/Hong Kong
Biden's Long History With China Is Unlikely to Mend Trump-Era Rift
Donald Trump May Be on the Way Out, but He Could Break More China Before He Leaves
Beijing Loyalists Target Hong Kong Judges After Protester Acquittals
American Business Community in Hong Kong Expects 'More Comfortable' Conditions Under Biden Presidency
PLA Video Shows Armored Personnel Carriers Driving Through Streets of Hong Kong Before Conducting Live-Fire Exercise
String of Attacks Have People in Kabul Pointing a Finger, at Govt
Eight Civilians Killed in Ghazni Mortar Attack: Afghan Official
Former Afghan TV Presenter Killed in Explosion in Kabul
Afghan Govt Calls on Pakistan to Crack Down on Extremists
Clashes Continue in South as MoD Deploys More Forces
Australia: Afghanistan War Crimes Process Has 'Long Way to Go' as Defense Chief Mulls Completed Final Report
Decorated Afghan Pilot Who Protected US Airmen in Hiding After Pentagon Reverses Approval to Come to US
Thai Police Use Water Cannon on Protesters in Bangkok
Gun Battle in Kashmir Kills Four Indian Soldiers, Three Rebels
Police Kill Two Militants, Seize Weapons in Eastern Pakistan
Ethiopian PM Sacks Top Officials as Tigray Conflict Mounts
Eritrea, Tigray, and Ethiopia's Brewing Civil War
Ivory Coast
Ivory Coast Opposition Leader Arrested for Rival Government
Defusing 'Ethnic Timebomb' in Ivory Coast Barrios After Tense Election
Guinea Top Court Declares Alpha Conde Elected President
Guinea Election Challenger Calls for General Strike on Monday
Sudan Partially Closes Border With Ethiopia in Wake of Violence
US Aid Agency to Grant $20 Million to Fund Sudan Wheat Purchases
Thousands Protest in Senegal Over Mohammed Cartoons
Turkey Pays Off Portion of Somalia's IMF Debt
Seventeen Bodies Found in New Libya Mass Graves
Attack on Burkina Faso Mosque Wounds Six, Says Government
Egyptians Wrap Up 2nd Stage of Parliamentary Vote
Tunisia Strikes Deal With Protesters to Restart Oil Production
Tanzanian Opposition Leader Takes Refuge in German Ambassador's Residence
Bolivia's Socialists Sweep Back to Power as Arce Sworn in as President
Morales Confirms Bolivia Return, With Chaperone
Rivlin Invites 'Longstanding Friend of Israel' Biden to Visit Jerusalem
Palestinians Congratulate Biden, Indicate End to Boycott of US
Report: Gantz, Bennett Meet to Discuss Triggering Early Elections in Israel
Hamas Chief Haniyeh Urges Biden to Abandon 'Deal of the Century'
Palestinian Leaders Welcome Trump Exit, but Are Cautious About Biden
Israeli Protesters Look for Inspiration in in Biden Victory
3 Palestinians Shot, Injured by Israeli Soldiers in Kufur Qaddoum
A Small Palestinian Business Is Burglarized Over and Over, and Israeli Police Stand By
Israeli Soldiers Shoot a Palestinian Near Hebron
IDF: Palestinian Attempts to Stab Troops Near Hebron, Is Shot
Iran's Zarif Calls on Neighbors to Cooperate Following Trump's Defeat
Jailed Rights Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh Temporarily Released
Iraq Daily Roundup: 13 Killed; Attack on Baghdad Base
Hundreds in Baghdad Demand Ouster of US Troops From Iraq
Gunmen Kill at Least 11 in Attack on Iraqi Army Post in Baghdad
Iraqi Forces Launch Major Anti-ISIS Offensive in North of Baghdad
Iraqi President Approves New Elections Law
Iraq PM Warns Against Use of Live Rounds After Protester Death
United Arab Emirates
First Flight to UAE With Israeli Tourists Lands in Dubai
UAE Announces Relaxing of Islamic Laws for Personal Freedoms
Lebanon Ex-FM Says US Demanded He Reject Hezbollah Before Sanctions
Winter Rains in Beirut Finish Off Blast-Ravaged Homes
Middle East
Drone Attack Kills Seven Rebels in Syria's Idlib
Yemen's Houthis Reject Results of Their Own Parliamentary Elections
Erdogan Son-In-Law Resigns as Turkey's Finance Minister After Central Bank Appointment
Four Children 'Terrorized' by Heavily Armed French Police During Anti-Terror Raid
France's PM Vows to Fight 'Relentlessly' Against 'Radical Islam'
French Minister, in Cairo, Affirms Respect for Islam in Dispute Over Cartoons
Thousands in Leipzig Protest German Coronavirus Restrictions
Berlin Condemns Violence at Leipzig Anti-Mask Protest
Army to Carry Out Mass Covid-19 Tests on Children in Liverpool
Infiltration Tactics of Britain's 'Spy Cops' on Trial
Erdogan Tells Putin That Armenia Must Negotiate Over Karabakh
Kosovo Reels as Leaders Face Charges for War With Serbia
Georgian Police Clash With Election Protesters
Two Men Arrested in Switzerland Visited Vienna Attacker in July
Police Arrest 500 Protesters in Belarus on 90th Day of Demonstrations

Venezuela Rivals Congratulate Biden on Victory

Maduro Hopes to Resume 'Decent' Dialogue With Biden Admin.
Mexico's President Won't Congratulate Biden Until Legal Challenges Resolved
Colombia's Duque Holds Talks With Ex-FARC Leaders
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