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Updated January 11, 2021 - 9:07 PM EST
US Designates Cuba as State Sponsor of Terror
Trump Admin. Designates Houthis as Terrorists
  Persian Gulf Reconciliation Means Little for Yemen's Conflict
Biden Calls Capitol Protesters 'Domestic Terrorists'
  Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2019
  Greenwald: Violence in the Capitol, Dangers in the Aftermath
Pompeo Lifts Restrictions on Official Contacts With Taiwan
  Beijing Urged Not to Overreact to 'Desperate Last Act' on Taiwan
Iran Will Expel UN Inspectors If US Sanctions Aren’t Lifted
  Twitter Deletes Khamenei Tweet Saying US, UK Vaccines 'Untrustworthy'
With Days Left, Push for Assange Pardon Ramps Up
Local Officials: Afghan Air Strikes Kill 18 Civilians
Iraq Slams US Sanctions Against Key Militia Leader
item The Trump Tragedy: President Who Started No Wars Abroad Destroyed His Legacy at Home  by Doug Bandow
item US Wastes Billions on Nukes It Doesn't Need  by Joe Cirincione
item UK Judge Justifies CIA Spying on Assange Citing Debunked Report  by Ben Norton
item Yemen, a Quagmire for Saudi Coalition and Imperialists  by Azza Rojbi
item Statist Blindness on Iran  by Jacob G. Hornberger
item Sanctioning Syria's President's Wife Makes No Sense  by Philip Giraldi

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