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Updated December 30, 2020 - 9:24 PM EST
US Deploys B-52 Bombers in Message to Iran
Biden Picks Hawk for #2 Pentagon Post
Biden Wants Defenses To Face Russia, China
 
  Senate Expected to Grill Biden Nominees On China
  Biden Calls for Stronger Trade Coalitions Against China
  EU Set to Finalize Investment Deal With China
  Low-Yield Nuke Production That Biden Calls a 'Bad Idea' Are Complete
US Approves $290 Million Bomb Sale to Saudis
 
  State Department Approves $4.2 Billion Arms Sale to Kuwait
Missiles Pound Yemen's Aden Airport, 25 Killed
Israeli Airstrikes Reported Near Damascus
Trump Blasts GOP After House Vote to Override NDAA Veto
UAE-Based Firms Helping Venezuela Skirt US Oil Sanctions
Convicted Jewish American Spy Pollard Lands in Israel
Viewpoints
item When US Sends a Message by Threatening War, Other Countries Hear 'Build Nukes!'  by Doug Bandow
item For the US in Afghanistan's Endless War, Surrender Is Apparently Not an Option  by Dave Lindorff
item Americans and Their Foreign Entanglements  by Thaddeus Russell
item Why Senators Must Reject Avril Haines for Intelligence  by Medea Benjamin & Marcy Winograd

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Israel's Vaccine Rollout Excludes Palestinians
Hundreds of Covid Vaccines Thrown Away in Israel
Turkish Soldiers Arrive in Azerbaijan for Ceasefire Monitoring Mission: Minister
China-Russia Ties Won't Be Broken: Xi and Putin in Signal to Biden
 
The War at Home
Trump Admin. Facing Legal Action Over 'Rushed' UAE Sale of Arms
US Court Strikes Down Pandemic Limits on New York's Houses of Worship
DoJ Says US 'Stands Ready' to Try Man Who Killed Journalist Daniel Pearl in Pakistan
US Strengthens Ban on Chinese Military-Linked Firms as Investors Await Index Compilers' Fine-Tuning Moves
Kent State Shooting Survivor Alan Canfora Dies at 71
Air Force Finds Skeletal Remains at San Antonio-Ft. Houston Base
Afghanistan
Air Strikes Kill Four Militants in Afghanistan
Two Doctors Abducted by Gunmen in Parwan
MPs Seek Details of Kabul Police Force Expansion
Americas
China Jails 10 Hong Kong Activists for 'Illegal Border Crossing'
Hong Kong Teen Gets Prison for Insulting Chinese Flag
Asia
South Koreans Supported Trump's Talks With Kim Jong UN and Hope Biden Continues Them
Protesters in Nepal Decry Dissolution of Parliament
Second Indian State Steps Closer to Enacting 'Love Jihad' Law
A Thai Dissident Was Kidnapped. When Police Had No Answers, His Sister Began to Investigate
Russia
Russia Labels Domestic Violence NGO 'Foreign Agent'
Russia, Working With US, Seizes Cocaine, Arrests Traffickers
Russia Hands Ex-Energy Executive 15 Years in Jail for Spying
Russia Imposes Travel Ban on German Officials in Response to Sanctions
Libya
France Now Rejects Any Military Actions in Libya, Calls for Election
Italian Fishermen Speak of Torture After Detention in Libya
Mali
Explosive Device Kills Three French Soldiers in Mali
Algeria Uncovers Ransom Payment Linked to Hostage Exchange Agreement in Mali
Sudan
Sudanese Paramilitary Group Refers Own Intelligence Chief for Investigation Over Activist Killing
Sudanese Bury Man Apparently Tortured During Detention
Africa
Morocco Lawyers Appeal to Supreme Court to Cancel Normalization Deal With Israel
Uganda Sees No End to Election-Related Violence
Violence Closed 800 Polling Stations in Central African Rep.
New Jihadist Attack in Troubled North Mozambican Province
Ghana Opposition to Challenge Presidential Election Loss
 
Syria
US Sanctions Harming Syrians and Hampering Reconstruction Efforts: UN
Russian Military Says Three of Its Troops Wounded in Syria
Iraq
Iraq Daily Roundup: 12 Killed
Iran to Resume Gas Flows to Iraq After Agreement on Unpaid Bills: Iraq Ministry
Shi'ite Leader Assassinated in Southern Iraq
Iraqi Kurdistan Finally Moves to Develop Massive Gas Resources
Iraq World's Second-Deadliest Country for Journalists in 2020, Report Finds
Iran
Iran Begins Human Trials for Locally Made Coronavirus Vaccine
Iranian Women's Group Empowers Amid Pandemic by Making Masks
Israel/Palestine
Claiming Blue and White 'Saved Israel,' Gantz Says He'll Lead Party in Election
Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai Announces New Party Called the Israelis Party
Soldiers Injure Five Palestinians, Abduct Three, During Home Demolition Near Hebron
Gaza Militants Fire Rockets Into the Sea in First Joint Exercise
US Sold Tel Aviv Ambassador's Home to Billionaire Trump-Backer for $67m
Israeli Forces Uproot 350 Olive Trees, Displace Residents Near Jericho
Israeli Settlers Enter Al-Aqsa Compound Despite Covid-19 Lockdown
Activists Call for Release of Palestinian Techno DJ Arrested After Permitted Gig at Muslim Shrine
Yemen
NGO Demands UAE Close Its 'Secret Yemen Prisons'
Struggling Artists Bring Smiles in War-Weary Yemen
Saudi Arabia
Family of Jailed Saudi Activist Al-Hathloul to Appeal Sentencing
US 'Concerned' Over Jail Sentence for Saudi Women's Rights Activist
Turkey
Russia and Turkey to Continue Military Cooperation Despite US Sanctions
Turkey Tightens Control Over NGOs to 'Combat Terrorism'
Turkey's Top Court Rules Philanthropist's Rights Not Violated While Being Held Three Years Without Conviction
Kuwait
Lebanese PM Slams 'Diabolical' Move to Charge Him Over Blast
Stateless Bidoon Man Survives Self-Immolation Attempt and Prompts Outcry in Kuwait
Venezuela
Venezuela Signs Contract With Russia to Acquire Coronavirus Vaccine
 
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Columnists

Doug Bandow
12/30/2020
When Washington Sends a Message by Threatening War, Other Countries Hear 'Build Nukes!'

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
12/24/2020
'There Won't Be Snow in Africa This Christmas' – But There Will Be US-Enabled War Crimes

Ted Galen Carpenter
12/14/2020
The Futility and Cruelty of Washington's Economic Sanctions

David R. Henderson
12/11/2020
Chuck Yeager on War Crimes

Reese Erlich
12/04/2020
Iran Assassination Is a Political Provocation

Ted Snider
12/01/2020
The Assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

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

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

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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