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Biden Freezes Arms Sales to Saudia Arabia, UAE
Israeli Military Chief Sets New Plans To Strike Iran
US Flies More B-52 Bombers To Threaten Iran
  Iran Says Biden Does Not Have Unlimited Time to Return to Deal
  France: Iran Must Comply With Nuclear Deal Before US Lifts Sanctions
  Iran Urges Biden to Lift Sanctions to Aid Fight Against Covid-19
  Iran Clarifies Changes to IAEA Inspector Access in February
Yemenis File Rights Case Over Deadly US Strikes
  UN Calls for Full Reversal of Houthi Terror Designation
US Military Activity in South China Sea Continues
  Biden's Commerce Secretary Pick Favors Tough Stance on China
US, Russia Agree to Extend New START
Senate Confirms Blinken as Secretary of State
Biden Restores Relations With Palestinians
item Biden Admin's Coercive Iran Policy Threatens a New Regional Crisis  by Gareth Porter
item Congress Quietly Sacks Top DoD Spending Watchdog, Eliminates Post  by Jonathan Bydlak
item 'Humanitarian' Left Still Ignores the Lessons of Iraq, Libya and Syria to Cheer on More War  by Jonathan Cook
item Time for the US to Stop Worrying About the Persian Gulf  by Doug Bandow
item Joe Biden and the Death of Free Speech  by James Bovard
item Reflecting Authoritarian Climate, DC Will Remain Militarized  by Glenn Greenwald

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UAE, Bahrain: We Need 'Unified Voice' With Israel on Iran's Missiles, Nukes
Iran Blocks Signal Messaging App After Whatsapp Exodus
Iran and Russia Sign Cybersecurity Cooperation Accord
Covid-19: Iran Approves Russian Sputnik V Vaccine
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Explosion Kills Three Civilians in Syria
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Biden to Reopen Palestinian Diplomatic Offices, Restore Aid, Says US Envoy to UN
Russia Backs Palestinian Proposal for Mideast Peace Conference
Abbas Rival Dahlan Banned From Running in Palestinian Election: Fatah Official
Israeli Forces Shoot, Kill Palestinian Teenager Near Ariel Illegal Settlement (video)
Jerusalem's Main Palestinian Hospital Shuts Its Doors as Union Strikes
Israel Issues Demolition of Palestinian Clinic in Midst of Pandemic
British Recruit Involved in Killing of Palestinian Teen
Israeli Envoy Reopens Morocco Liaison Office After 20 Years
Israeli Forces Dismantle, Seize Animal Sheds in Jordan Valley
In a New First, Israel's Intelligence Minister Visits Sudan to Advance Relations
F-35s Seen Flying Over Southern Lebanon, Beirut in Apparent Threat by Israel
Over 35 Injured in Protest Clashes in Northern Lebanon
Lebanese Herders, Israeli Military Row Over Cows Grazing Near Border
Saudi Arabia
Explosions Over Riyadh as Centcom Commander Visits Region
'MbS, They Killed My Daughter': Outcry After Missing Woman Found Dead in Saudi Desert
Middle East
At Global Day of Action, Rep. Khanna Renews Support for War Powers Resolution to End War in Yemen
Jordan Condemns Israeli 'Assaults' on Al-Aqsa Mosque Compound in Jerusalem
Exclusive: UN Report Accuses Yemen Government of Money-Laundering, Houthis of Taking State Revenue
The War at Home
Malley as Iran Envoy: Hawks and Progressives Spar Over Possible Nomination
Pompeo Plan to Declare Rights Groups 'Anti-Semitic' Over Israel Stance Shelved
CIA Warns Former Officers About Working for Foreign Governments
US Military
DC National Guard Commander Says Pentagon Restricted His Authority Before Riot
US General Suggests Human Control Over AI Not Always Possible
Agent Orange Exposure Doubles Risk of Developing Dementia, Study Finds
Biden Orders Justice Dept. to End Use of Private Prisons
Biden Orders New Review of Sexual Assault Policies in Military
Former Airman Sentenced to 11 Years in Scheme to Offer Information to Russia
Local Afghan Council Deputy Killed From Blast Injuries in Kunduz
Khalilzad's Mission as US Peace Envoy to Afghanistan Extended
Afghan Government Envoys Accuse Taliban of Snubbing Talks
Blast in Kabul's PD5 Hits Vehicle, Kills 1
Mullah Baradar in Iran to Discuss 'Afghanistan Situation'
Iran: Afghan Talks Should Not Be Controlled by 'Certain Nations'
Myanmar Army Warns May 'Take Action' Over Its Election Dispute
Russia to Supply Myanmar With Orlan-10E Surveillance Drones
Indian Farm Protesters Battle Police to Plant Flags at Historic Red Fort
Pakistan to 'Review' Controversial Internet Censorship Rules
Taiwan Air Force Flexes Muscles After Latest Chinese Incursion
Secretive Vietnam Congress Begins Under Cloud of 'Repression'
Indonesia Escorts Seized Iran, Panama-Flagged Tankers to Dock for Investigation
Biden Speaks to Putin for First Time Since Taking Office
Jailed Kremlin Foe Navalny Being Used by West to Destabilise Russia: Putin Ally
Woman Kicked by Russian Policeman Becomes Protest Symbol, Seeks Justice
Calm Returns to Dutch Cities After Riots, Police Out in Force
EU Delays Turkey Sanctions Over Positive Talks With Greece
Europe's Court Condemns Russia Over 2008 War With Georgia
Clashes Break Out in Tunisia After Protester Dies of Injuries
Police Fire Water Cannon as Tunisians March on Parliament
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