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Big Pentagon Budget Focuses on Arms Research
  Afghanistan, Iraq Drawdowns Cut $3.2b From US Army Costs
Biden's Budget Boosts Aid to Afghan Military
  Afghanistan to Send Negotiators to Doha to Resume Talks
NATO Launches Fifth-Generation Aircraft Carrier
  France Resists More Joint Funding of 'Brain Dead' NATO
  Russia Slams US Decision Not To Rejoin Open Skies Treaty
US Warns Venezuela Against Welcoming Iranian Warships
US Bases in Iraq Face Growing Threat of Drone Attacks
Netanyahu Rival Bennett To Join Coalition To Unseat Him
item Eisenhower Rejected Military Chiefs' Demand for Nuclear War on China  by Gareth Porter
item Afghanistan: All We Are Saying Is 'Give Peace a Chance'  by Mark Ward
item Coalition Pushing China Olympics Boycott Comprised of US-Funded NGOs  by Alexander Rubinstein
item Memorial Day: A Day for Politicians to Preen and People to Remember  by Doug Bandow
item About That 'Real Estate Dispute' in Sheikh Jarrah  by Sheldon Richman
item Biden Must End Sanctions Against North Korea  by Simone Chun

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Several Killed as Roadside Bomb Targets Minibus in Afghanistan
Government, Taliban Blame Each Other for Shell That Kills Seven
Afghan Security Chief Says Taliban Under Pressure on Battlefields
Supreme State Council to Begin Functioning This Week: Afghan Official
Chinese President Xi Jinping Seeks to Rally Country's Scientists for 'Unprecedented' Contest
Australia PM in New Zealand for Talks Amid Differences on China
Pakistan Has Not Severed Official Communication With Afghan NSA
Pakistan PM: Relations With India Would Be 'Betrayal' to Kashmir
Philippines Protests China's 'Illegal' South China Sea Presence
Philippines, South Korea Discussing Future Submarine Capabilities Enhancement
North Korea Slams End to US Guidelines Limiting South Korea Missile Range
Indonesia Releases Seized Iranian Tanker After Four Months
Myanmar Shadow Government Allies With Rebels Against Military
Belarus: Opposition Calls for a Day of Solidarity on Anniversary of Major Arrest
Russia Approves New Airline Routes Avoiding Belarus
Belarusian News Site Says Editor Was Detained
Belarus Airline Chief Decries Airspace Restrictions by EU States
Russia Confirms $500m Loan for Belarus as West Toughens Sanctions
Belarus: Hundreds Join Global Solidarity Protests in Lithuania and Poland
Danish Secret Service Helped US Spy on Germany's Angela Merkel: Report
Austrian Muslims to Sue Government Over 'Islam Map'
Royal Navy Tests Artificial Intelligence Against Supersonic Missiles
Georgia's Opposition Returns to Parliament After Months of Boycott
Russian TU-22M3 Bombers Perform Flights Above Eastern Mediterranean
Israeli Missile Firm in Running for Scottish Government Contract
West African Bloc Suspends Mali Over Coup, but No New Sanctions
Five Dead in Suspected Jihadist Attack in Mali: Security Official
Pro-Haftar Pilot Killed as Fighter Jet Crashes Near Benghazi
The Age of Killer Robots May Have Already Begun – in Libya
Boko Haram Militants Kill Eight in Southeastern Niger, Says Defense Ministry
Central African Republic Bomb Kills Two CAR Police, Three Russian Paramilitaries
Kidnappers Free 14 Nigerian Students Abducted in Kaduna State
Ethiopians Denounce US at Pro-Government Rally in Addis Ababa
Senegal Army Launches New Operation Against Separatists
Sudan and Egypt Hold Breath as GERD Filling Allegedly Begins
'We're Not Safe': Darfur Violence Sparks New Displacement Crisis
Spain Says Morocco's Use of Minors to Breach Border 'Unacceptable'
Netanyahu's 'Kingmaker' Rival Bennett Agrees to Join Coalition to Unseat Him
Israeli Coalition Says It Has Votes to Unseat Netanyahu
Netanyahu in Last-Minute Bid to Scupper Deal to Unseat Him
Killing With Impunity: Israel's Undercover Units in Palestine
'Wake Up Screaming': Gaza's Children Traumatized by Israeli War
Netanyahu Suggested Blacking Out Tiktok During Riots in Mixed Jewish-Arab Cities
Gantz Speaks With Pentagon Head as IDF Chief Said Planning US Visit
Hamas Fighters Hold Military Parade in Gaza After Truce
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Watch: Israeli Forces Assault Protesters in Sheikh Jarrah Neighborhood
Hamas Fighters Hold Military Parade in Gaza After Truce
4 Israeli Border Police Hurt as Car Tries to Flee Checkpoint in Arad
Due to Power Outage, Gaza Municipalities Forced to Drain Sewage Into the Sea
IDF Moves to Demolish Home of Suspect in Deadly West Bank Terror Shooting
Two Palestinian Prisoners Remain on Hunger Strike Against Administrative Detention
Palestine/Israel & the World
US Faces 'Difficult Questions' on Egypt Ties After Gaza Ceasefire
Israel and Egypt Hold Talks on Gaza 'Permanent Ceasefire'
Kuwait Parliament Passes Bill Banning Dealings With Israel
Iconic Anti-Apartheid Statue in South Africa Lights Up With Palestinian Flag
Defiance and Despair Among Palestinian Refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria
Irish Lawmaker Demands Israel Held Accountable for '75 Years of Crimes' Against Palestinians
UAE Embassy in Israel Officially Opens
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Iran Presidential Poll Campaign Makes Low-Key Kick-Off
Iran Judiciary Warns Presidential Hopefuls Against Crossing 'Red Lines'
Iran's Central Bank Chief Dismissed for Running for President
Iran Charges Detained French Tourist With Spying: Lawyer
Iraq Daily Roundup: Three Killed
Arrests in Karbala Targeting Cell Accused of Killing Iraqi Activists
No Water, No Jobs: ISIS Survivors Struggle in N. Iraq
Qatar Sees No Reason for Normalizing Ties With Syria, Says Foreign Minister
Qatar Charges Migrant Activist With Taking Payment to Spread Disinformation
Middle East
Saudi, Houthis Offer Conflicting Reports on Explosives-Laden Drone Targeting Saudi Air Base
Lebanese Singer Deported From Saudi Arabia After 50-Day Detention
Turkey's Unmanned Combat Vessel Hits the Target During Missile Test
Mayor of Colombia's Cali Reports 13 Deaths, Says Many Were Possibly Protest-Related
Colombian Soldiers Deployed in Cali After Deadly Day of Protests
Thousands March in Colombia's Bogota to Demand End to Protests, Roadblocks
UN Rights Chief Urges Dialogue After Deadly Clashes
At Least 88 Politicians Have Been Killed in Mexico Since September
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