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Acting SecDef Signals Troop Withdrawal in Memo
  Esper Sent Memo to White House About Afghan Troop Cuts Concerns
  France to US: Don't Withdraw From Iraq and Afghanistan
House Dems Oppose SecDef Tied to Arms Industry
  Biden's Pentagon Transition Team Funded by the Arms Industry
Outgoing Syria Envoy Hid US Troop Numbers
  Turkish Troops Kill 14 Syrian Kurds in Northern Syria
Islamists Warn Afghan Peace Chances Being Wasted
  Afghans Retake Kunduz Base From Taliban; 14 Killed
Russia Discussing Structure of Karabakh Ceasefire Deal
  Caught Between Russia & Turkey, Armenians Feel Abandoned by West
Swiss Report Reveals New Details on CIA Spying Op
Violence Against Civilians Reported in Ethiopia's Tigray
China Hit Target Ship With 'Aircraft-Carrier Killer' Missiles
15 Killed as Yemen Govt, Separatists Resume Fighting
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