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Updated November 23, 2020 - 9:46 PM EST
Joe Biden's Interventionist Secretary of State Pick
Netanyahu Met With Pompeo and MbS in Saudi
US Deploys B-52 Bombers Amid Iran Tensions
 
  Iran Vows 'Crushing Response' After Israel Kills 14 Militia Members
  Netanyahu: 'There Must Be No Return' to Iran Nuclear Deal
Iraqi Shi'ite Militia Chief: Ceasefire With US Over
 
  US Reduces Iraq's Sanction Waiver for Iran Gas, Threatening Trade
Bill Introduced in the House To End War in Yemen
 
  US Mulls Houthi 'Terror' Label as Groups Say Civilians to Suffer
Report: Afghan Talks Breakthrough May Be Close
Trump Pulls Out of Open Skies Treaty With Russia
UAE Arming Yemen Separatists With Drones
Viewpoints
item Should Americans Die for the Senkaku Islands? Joe Biden Says Yes.  by Doug Bandow
item Please Close the Door and Turn Out the Lights on the Afghanistan War  by Dan McKnight
item Pompeo's Attack on BDS Is an Assault on Free Speech  by Mitchell Plitnick
item What if They Held an Election and Nothing Changed in the War State?  by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.)
item The Australian Special Forces' Culture of Death  by Kym Robinson
item Rockets Are Latest Reminder That We Need To Leave Iraq  by Geoff LaMear

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Frontline
Scottish Judges: Lockerbie Documents To Stay Secret
Putin Says Ready to Work With Any US Leader, Wants Formalities Settled
Pentagon Struggles to Contain Covid Outbreaks
 
Iran
Iran's Allies on High Alert in Trump's Final Weeks in Office
Dealings Possible With US Despite 'Crimes', Iran Says
Ahead of Biden Presidency, Pompeo Touts Iran Policy During Persian Gulf Visit
Covid-19 Fatalities in Iran Near 45,000
Iran Shuts Down Businesses, Restricts Travel as It Faces the Middle East's Worst Covid-19 Outbreak
Iran Slams European Criticism on Expanding Nuclear Program
Saudi Arabia Should Be a 'Partner' on Any Future Nuclear Deal With Iran, Foreign Minister Says
Iraq
Iraq Daily Roundup: 12 Killed in Attacks
Deadly ISIS Attack North of Baghdad Sparks Anger
Dutch Military to Send Up to 150 New Soldiers to Kurdistan Region
Turkey
Turkey's President Erdogan, Saudi King Discuss Improving Ties
Erdogan Calls on EU for Dialogue, Says Turkey's Future in Europe
Erdogan Rejects Ally's Call for Release of Philanthropist and Kurdish Leader
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia Confident Joe Biden Will Pursue Regional Stability
Saudi Arabia Says It Seeks a Way to End Dispute With Qatar
Saudi Arabia and Human Rights Activists Fight Over Kingdom's Image at G20
Middle East
Syria Names Faisal Mekdad New FM After Walid Al-Moallem Dies
Pompeo to Visit UAE to Discuss Arms Sale, Israel Normalization
Yemen's Villages Increasingly Urbanized as Residents Desert Besieged Cities
Ethiopia/Eritrea
Ethiopia PM Gives Tigray Forces 72-Hour Ultimatum to Surrender Capital
Ethiopia Army Threatens 'No Mercy' in Assault on Regional Capital
Concern Grows for Safety of Eritrean Refugees as War Rages
Ethiopian Government Says Its Forces Have Taken Town Around 100 Km From Tigray Capital
Ethiopia Rebuffs Mediation Attempts as Tigray Offensive Continues
She Fled Ethiopia's Fighting. Now She Warns of 'Catastrophe'
Ethiopia's Tigray Crisis: Debretsion Gebremichael, the Man at the Heart of the Conflict
Grim Conditions Await Ethiopian Refugees in Sudan
Nigeria
Nigerian General Dismisses Bloody Lagos Protest Videos as Fake
Nigerian Soldiers Had Live Ammo During Deadly Protest
Africa
Egypt: Female Political Prisoners Beaten During Inspection Mission
Soldiers Kill US Citizen Outside Military Camp in Burkina Faso
Tanzania, Mozambique Launch Joint Operations Against Insurgents
Russia Stops UN Blacklisting of Notorious Libyan Militia
Al-Qaeda in North Africa Appoints New Leader After Killing
Nagorno-Karabakh
Karabakh Peace Deal Fuels Confusion, Anxiety Over New Borders
Armenia PM Urges Stronger Military Links With Russia
Azerbaijanis Who Fled Earlier War Look to Return Home, if It Exists
Nagorno-Karabakh: Thousands Displaced by War Return Home
Azerbaijani Leader: Ceasefire May Improve Armenia Relations
France
Thousands Rally Against French Bill to Curb Police Identification
France Says Turkey's 'Soothing Declarations' Not Good Enough
Europe
More Than 300 Detained by Police in Belarus Protests
Germany Braces for Extension of Lockdown Month Into December
Russia Bars Entry to 25 British Citizens in Retaliation for UK Sanctions
Thousands Turn Out to Mourn Serbia's Patriarch, Despite Covid-19 Surge
Guatemala
Guatemala Protesters Torch Congress as Simmering Anger Boils Over
Guatemala Condemns Fire at Congress; 12 Injured in Protests
In Pictures: Protesters Clash With Police in Guatemala
Mexico
Mexico's Military Gains Power as President Turns From Critic to Partner
Mexican President Urges G20 to Avoid Debt, Bailouts in Pandemic
Cuba
Rights Groups Denounce Cuba Harassment of Activist Group
 
Palestine/Israel
Amid Rising Gaza Tensions, IDF to Hold Exercise Simulating War in the Strip
Some 49% of Israelis Want Biden to Relaunch Talks With the Palestinians
Palestinian Authority Wants Biden to Reverse 'Anti-Palestinian' Decisions
Jewish Settlers Raid Village in West Bank, Attack Palestinian Homes
Israeli Jets Strike Hamas Targets in Gaza After Rocket Fire at Ashkelon
Israeli Forces Arrest Palestinian Medic While Treating Protesters in West Bank
Pollard's Parole Termination Likely Required 'Wink,' From White House: Lawyer
Gantz Cut Deal With Netanyahu on Top Appointments, Hid It From Colleagues
Beatings and Forced Medication: Asylum Seekers in Israel Report Inhuman Conditions
In Blow to Govt, Gantz Sets Up Probe of Submarine Scam That's Hounded Netanyahu
What Does Netanyahu Have to Hide in the Submarine Affair?
Palestinians May Limit Christmas Celebrations in Bethlehem
Lebanon
In Lebanon, Army Courts Target Anti-Government Protesters
Five Killed in Police Chase After Mass Prison Break in Lebanon
Lebanon's President Pledges Revival of Central Bank Audit in Fight on Corruption
China/Taiwan/Tibet
Taiwan Voices Hope for Trade Deal After Economic Talks With US
US Navy Admiral Makes Unannounced Visit to Taiwan, Sources Say
Balloon Messages for Hong Kongers Held in Mainland China
Tibetan Political Leader Visits White House for First Time in Six Decades
Afghanistan
Kabul Rocket Attacks Death Toll Rises to 10
Mike Pompeo Meets Afghan Govt, Taliban Negotiators in Qatar
Afghan Governmentaf's Chief Peace Envoy Says Rapid US Troop Reduction Premature
Afghan Parliament Approves Nominees for 10 Ministries
Afghanistan Closes Torkham Border After Pakistan Starts Repair Work
Pakistan Has Greatest Stake in Afghan Peace, Says PM
Pakistan/India/Kashmir
Terrorists Target Peace Committee Member in Pakistan
Pakistan: Soldier, Four Fighters Killed in Afghan Border Attack
India Summons Pakistani Diplomat Over Kashmir Gun Battle
Days After Encounter, Tunnel Used by Terrorists Found in Kashmir
Pakistan Minister Deletes Tweet Containing Macron Nazi Jibe
Thousands Attend Pakistani Cleric's Funeral Despite Covid-19 Curbs
Thailand
Thailand's King Can Be Expelled if He Rules From Germany: German Parliament
Thai School Students Protest Against 'Dinosaurs'
Asia
Trump Aide Tells Vietnam to Curb China Shipments to Avoid Duties
Myanmar's Ruling Party Denounces Post-Poll Violence After MP-Elect Shot Dead
Australia
Despite War Crimes Investigation, Australian Military Whistleblower Still Faces Prosecution
War Crimes: 'How Did This Happen?': Chief of Australia's Army 'Saw Nothing' of Alleged Atrocities in Afghanistan
Australia Defense Chief Pledges Changes After Damning Afghanistan Report
The War at Home
Apple Lobbying Against Uighur Forced Labor Prevention Act
Ilhan Omar Urges Biden to Reverse Trump's Middle East Deals
Two Former Government Employees Get Prison Terms After Selling Sensitive Military Gear
US-European Ocean Monitoring Satellite Launches From Vandenberg Air Force Base
Judge Bars Trump Appointee From Interfering in Voice of America
US Military
As Army Cuts Recruiters, Service Deploys 2-Man Mobile Recruiting Stations
Former VA No. 2 Says He Was Fired for Refusing to Help Discredit Alleged Sexual Assault Victim
Commander Seeks to Get Embattled Fort Hood 'Back on Track'
Navy Investigation of Pensacola Shooting Points to 'Toxic' Command Climate as Factor
 
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Columnists

Doug Bandow
11/23/2020
Should Americans Die for the Senkaku Islands? Joe Biden Says Yes.

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
11/23/2020
What If They Held an Election and Nothing Changed in the War State?

Ted Galen Carpenter
11/19/2020
Will Biden Jettison the Anti-Russia Hysteria?

Sheldon Richman
11/12/2020
Declassify the Russiagate Papers!

Reese Erlich
11/07/2020
The Challenge for Joe Biden

Dave DeCamp
11/03/2020
Election Day: One Thing's for Sure, an Interventionist Will Win

Ted Snider
10/28/2020
Attacks in Iran Have Israel's Signature on Them

David R. Henderson
9/02/2020
Is China an Economic Threat?

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

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

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

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