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Updated May 28, 2021 - 9:48 PM EDT
Yemen: 31 Houthis Killed in Saudi Airstrikes
US Tells Russia It Won't Rejoin Open Skies
Afghan Withdrawal 'Slightly' Ahead of Schedule
 
  NATO Chief Says Afghan Military Strong Enough To Stand on Own
  Dozens of Afghan Military Sites Fall in May Offensives
Top Official: US Engagement With China Is Over
 
  China Says US Should Scale Back Military Presence to Ease Tensions
Report Faults IAEA for Not Tracking Material
Yemen: Saudi-Led Coalition Claims Secret Island Base
Biden Won't Extend Waiver for US Oil Company in Syria
Most Americans Oppose Unrestricted Aid to Israel: Poll
Viewpoints
item China Paying Less Than 8 Percent of Tariff Costs, Americans Are Paying the Rest  by Eric Boehm
item America First Conservatives Declare: Actually, We Meant Israel First  by Michael Tracey
item As Afghan War Nears End, a Marine's Guilt Intensifies  by Russell Hellyer
item Israel's War of Provocation  by Ted Snider
item How Biden Can (and Should) Cooperate With Putin   by Doug Bandow
item Despite Massive Losses, Palestinians Have Altered the Course of History  by Ramzy Baroud

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Frontline
Drama Scrambles Schumer's China Bill
Biden to Propose $6 Trillion Budget to Make US More Competitive
Canada: Trudeau Apologizes for WWII Internments of Italian-Canadians
 
The War at Home
500,000,000,000 Reasons to Scrutinize the US Plan for Nuclear Weapons
Biden Settles on Ambassador Picks for China, India, and Japan
Biden Nuclear Nominee Would Continue Trump-Era Plutonium Pit Production Plans
US Military
More Top Officials Say DoD Needs to Stop Overclassifying, Call It a Vestige of the Cold War
Pentagon Budget Will Shake Up 'Legacy' Systems. Lawmakers Are Shaking Back.
GAO Finds Pentagon Had $128 Billion in Unused Funds Over 10-Year Stretch
DoD Inspector General: Air Force Mismanagement Led to $100m Kc-46 Boom Redesign
As Space Junk Multiplies, Pentagon Is Stuck Tracking It for Civilians
How Raytheon Is Delivering Laser Beams to the Battlefield
China
US Special Forces Could Help Taiwan Learn to Resist Chinese Invasion, DoD Nominee Says
US Senate Approves Key Amendment That Improves Chance of China Bill's Passage
China Says Politics Behind US Call for Virus Origin Probe
US-China Trade War: Overdue Talks Restart on Biden's Watch, but Analysts Ask if Real Progress Can Be Made
Taiwan Sees 'Political Warfare' in Dispute With China Over Vaccines
Hong Kong Legislature Backs Beijing's Sweeping Political Overhaul
China-India Border Dispute: As Himalayan Snow Thaws, Could Conflict Reignite?
Afghanistan
US Planning to Evacuate Afghan Interpreters, Top US General Says
Afghanistan Agrees to Drop All Tax Claims Against US and NATO Contractors
Afghan Govt: Political Leaders Ready to Join Supreme State Council
Faryab Police: 'Four Civilians Killed in Taliban Mortar Attack'
Afghan Governor Wounded in Bomb Blast in Nangarhar
Afghan Forces Struggle, Demoralized, Rife With Corruption
Asia
Philippines' Duterte to Let God Decide His Political Future
Indonesia Jails Banned Group's Hardline Leader for Covid Breaches
India To Receive Israeli Heron Drones for China Border Deployment
Kim Vows to Build North Korea Socialism Amid US Nuclear Impasse
Ethiopia
UN Official Slams Ethiopia's Arrests of Displaced in Tigray
US Warns of Further Action Against Ethiopia, Eritrea Over Tigray
Displaced Tigrayans Accuse Soldiers of Torture, 'Murder'
Mali
Mali's Military Releases Transitional President and PM
EU Military Training Mission in Mali to Keep Going for Now
Tunisia
Tunisia President Denies 'Coup' Plan After Days of Speculation
Tunisia Party Demands Release of Detained Chief Karoui
Africa
Somalia PM Commits to Free, Fair Polls After Months-Long Impasse
France's Macron Admits Some Guilt for Rwanda's Genocide
Three Members of Jihadist Cell Behind 2017 Barcelona Attacks Jailed
Prehistoric Cemetery in Sudan Shows War Has Been Hell Forever
Libya Warlord Haftar Flown to Egypt Military Hospital to Treat 'Serious Illness'
Regional Bloc Holds Off on Military Response to Mozambique Insurgency
Egypt President in Djibouti to Forge Ties Amid Nile Dispute
Germany to Fund Projects in Namibia to Atone for Colonial Crimes
 
Palestine/Israel
Israel Arrested 250 Palestinian Citizens in the Last Two Days
In Wake of Gaza Conflict, Palestinian Authority Cracks Down on West Bank Activists
Seven Israeli Cops Questioned Over Shooting of Sheikh Jarrah Girl in Back With Sponge Round
Palestinian Succumbs to Wounds From Israeli Bombing of Gaza
Israel Strips Healthcare Access for Palestinian Activists in East Jerusalem
Lauded for Killing Terrorist Six Years Ago, Israeli Police Officer Now Probed Over Death
Israel Indicts Senior Islamic Movement Leader Kamal Al-Khatib on 'Terrorism' Charges
Palestinians Open Sheikh Jarrah Bookshop in Tribute to Demolished Gaza Store
Gazan Artist Speaks About a Lifetime of Trauma and War
The World & Israel/Palestine
UN Rights Council Orders Unprecedented Open-Ended Probe of Israel
Evictions of Palestinians in Jerusalem Could Spark Further Conflict, Blinken Warns
Israel-Palestine: British Media Coverage 'Skewed' and 'Biased', Report Finds
World Health Organization Passes Motion Alleging Israel Violating Health Rights
UAE and Israel Press Ahead With Ties After Gaza Ceasefire
Egypt Said to Invite Israel, PA, Hamas to Cairo for Long-Term Ceasefire Talks
Iran
Iran's Khamenei Backs Hardliner Versus Hardliner Presidential Vote
Khamenei Urges Iranians to Ignore Vote-Boycotting Calls
Iraq
Iraq Daily Roundup: Four Killed
Iraqi Militia Members Surround PM's Office After Arrest of Commander
US Outraged by Violence Against Iraqi Demonstrators: State Department
UN Authorizes Monitors for Iraq's Elections in October
Yazidis Call for Action To Bring Home Loved Ones Kidnapped by ISIS
Yemen
Top Houthi Negotiator Meets UN Envoy After Previous Snub
UAE-Backed Southern Separatists Blamed for Wave of Kidnappings in Yemen
Middle East
Lebanon Military's Future in Jeopardy, Top Army Commander Says
Saudi, US Foreign Ministers Discuss Regional Challenges in Phone Call: Saudi TV
US Warns Persian Gulf States Against Normalizing Ties With Syria Government
Oman's Military Steps Up Recruitment After Unemployment Protests
UAE: British Man Files Civil Case Against Emirati Officials Over Detention and Torture
Arabic Press Review: Jordan MP Punished for Saying Power Outages Were Deliberate
Belarus
Turkey Pushed NATO Allies Into Softening Outrage Over Belarus Plane, Diplomats Say
'No Indication' Belarus Agents Were on Diverted Flight: Greek PM
EU Eyes Belarus Sanctions Targeting Sectors Close to Leader
EU Sanctions Expected to Hit Belarus's Potash, Oil and Finance
Russia Blocks European Flights That Avoid Belarus' Airspace, Ramping Up Pressure on EU
Armenia/Azerbaijan
Azeri Forces Capture Six Armenian Soldiers as Border Row Simmers
Armenia PM Suggests Putting International Observers on Azeri Border: Ifax
Americas
Dozens Killed in Mexico's Brutal Election Campaign
New Clashes as Wildcat Miners Attack Indigenous in Brazil
A Month On, Colombia Continues to Grapple With Protest Violence
Cuban Baseball Star Defects on Arrival in US
 
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Columnists

Ted Snider
5/28/2021
Israel's War of Provocation

Ramzy Baroud
5/28/2021
Palestine's Moment: Despite Massive Losses, Palestinians Have Altered the Course of History

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
5/27/2021
Not Even Past: Dan Ellsberg vs. New Madmen's Theories of Cold War & Press Suppression

Daniel Larison
5/26/2021
Crying 'Self-Defense' To Cover Up War Crimes

Doug Bandow
5/26/2021
Leaving People Behind After Twenty Years in Afghanistan

Ray McGovern
5/26/2021
Is the Biden-Putin Summit Doomed?

Ted Galen Carpenter
5/25/2021
Paranoid Superpower: Threat Inflation Is the American Way

Rick Rozoff
5/20/2021
NATO's War Against Yugoslavia: The Ghost That Still Haunts Europe

Sheldon Richman
5/17/2021
Palestine/Israel Erupts Again

Dave DeCamp
3/16/2021
War Erupts Inside the Atlantic Council Over Article Questioning Washington’s Hostile Approach to Moscow

Scott Horton
3/03/2021
How's the War on Terrorism Going?

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

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

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