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US Approves 5-Year Extension of New START
Biden Halts Plan To Pull Troops From Germany
US Nixes Iran's Offer to Coordinate Return to Deal
  Israeli Minister: US Will Never Attack Iran, Israel May Act Alone
  Israel Continues False Predictions of Iranian Nuclear Breakout
  IAEA Confirms Iran Plans to Install More Centrifuges at Natanz
Germany Warns Against Afghan Pullout Deadline
  Insider Attacks on US Troops in Afghanistan Drop to a Historic Low
Russia Ready to Discuss Open Skies Treaty With US
  US Air Force Deploys Bombers to Norway for First Time
US Declares Myanmar a 'Coup,' Cutting Aid to Govt
Declare End to Korean War, Activist Groups Tell Biden
Syrian Govt in Deal With Kurdish Forces To End Siege
item Biden's Iran Dilemma: Serve Obama's Third Term – or Trump's Second?  by Thomas Knapp
item Americans Abandoning Free Speech Better Brace for the Consequences  by J.D. Tuccille
item Dark-Money Think Tanks Dominate House Foreign Affairs Witness List  by Eli Clifton
item Everybody Wants Action on Putin and Russia: But To Do What?  by Doug Bandow
item Treaty Offers Way To Push for US Anti-Nuclear Leadership  by Ann Wright
item With Trump Gone, France Already Trying to Freeload Off US Security  by Bonnie Kristian

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Middle East
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UN Bid to Avert Oil Spill Off Yemen Uncertain as Houthis Mull 'Review'
Russian Court Jails Alexey Navalny Over Parole Violations
Russia Says Foreign Diplomatic Presence at Navalny Hearing Is Evidence of Western Meddling
Russian Police Detain More Than 900 People as Court Rules on Navalny: Protest Monitor
Russia Unveils Next-Gen 'Sotnik' Soldier Battle Armor
Serbia 'Not Happy' With Israel's Recognition of Kosovo, Says It Will Impact Ties
In Nagorno-Karabakh, a Village Split in Two by a Ceasefire Struggles to Get By
UK Sees Northern Ireland Trade Problematic, Trust With EU Damaged
German Navy Green Lights Laser-Based Weapon for Naval Warships
20-Strong Drone Swarm Deployed in Largest Ever UK Trial
Ethiopia's Tigray Opposition Parties Assert 50,000-Plus Civilian Deaths
Ethiopia: UN Says 20,000 Refugees Missing in Tigray
Sudan Minister Warns Ethiopia Against Filling Dam Without Deal
El Salvador Electoral Body Wants Observers Deployed Early
Guyana Rules Out Talks With Venezuela Until Fishermen Released
The War at Home
Foundation Linked to Biden Cybersecurity Pick Gave $500,000 to Pro-Israel Lobby AIPAC
Biden Urged to Publicly Support Rights of Citizens to Boycott Israel
Rights Groups Say Biden Should Reveal Vaccine Plan for Guantanamo Prisoners
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Navy Finally Speaks Up About Its Bizarre 'UFO Patent' Experiments
Pentagon Chief Purges Defense Boards; Trump Loyalists Out
Every Soldier a Drone Fighter: Plan Would Make Counter-UAS Training an Army Requirement
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US Navy Helicopters and Coast Guard Snipers Are Firing on Suspected Drug Traffickers 'Daily,' Top Admiral Says
China Says World Should Contribute to Myanmar Stability
Facebook Bans Myanmar National Military TV Network Page
Japan Defence Official Warns Myanmar Coup Could Increase China's Influence in Region
UN Security Council Fails to Agree Statement Condemning Myanmar Coup
'Don't Feel Sorry for Suu Kyi': Rohingya Refugees on Myanmar Coup
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Top Chinese Diplomat Calls for China, US to Mend Relations
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