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US Using Iran's Election To Sabotage JCPOA
  Justice Dept: Seized News Domains Were Violating Sanctions
US May Slow Afghanistan Withdrawal
  Taliban Continue Offensive, Seize Afghan Border Crossing
  Turkey Says Won't Send More Troops To Secure Kabul Airport
US, Ukraine To Lead 32-Nation Naval Exercise
  Putin Says NATO Expansion Is a 'Relic of the Cold War'
  Turkey to Upgrade Ukraine's Navy, Prepare It for NATO
US, UK, Dutch Warships Converge in Black Sea
  US Nuke-Capable Bombers End With Flight Through Arctic, Pacific
  US, NATO Train for Rapid Mobility of Troops, Armor in NE Europe
UK's New Carrier Launching Airstrikes Against ISIS in Iraq
  Iraq Shi'ite Militia's Bloc Seeks Political Dominance
North Korea's FM Says Not Considering Contacts With US
NATO Confirms Direct Role in Mali War
US Sends Another Warship Through the Taiwan Strait
Top EU Court Says Venezuela Can Sue Over Sanctions
Report: 90 Fighters Killed in Two Days in Yemen's Maarib
Saudi Operatives Who Killed Khashoggi Trained in US
item The Biden Administration Is Committed to Human Rights: Except When It Isn't  by Doug Bandow
item If Not Now, When Is a Good Time for a US Troop Withdrawal From Europe?  by Stephen Wertheim
item NYT Puts Slain Palestinian Children on the Front Page  by James North & Philip Weiss
item The Economic War on Iran Needs To End  by Daniel Larison
item The Afghan War Is Lost but US Still Tries to Keep a Foot in Its Door  by Bernhard
item There's Nothing Complicated About What's Happening in Palestine  by Asia Khatun

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Iran Accuses US of Meddling for Criticizing Election
Saudi Arabia Presses IAEA Over Inspections of Iran's Nuclear Sites
Saudi Arabia to Judge Iran's Raisi by 'Reality on the Ground'
Saudi Arabia Agrees to Restart Pakistan Oil Deal to Curb Iranian Influence
Hamas-UN Talks Over Gaza's Humanitarian Situation Have 'Failed'
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Israeli Forces Target Palestinian Demonstrators in East Jerusalem
Israeli Forces Injure Palestinian Workers Near Apartheid Wall
Sheikh Jarrah: Far-Right Settlers Raid House of Palestinian Activist
Sheikh Jarrah: Israeli Forces Injure More Than 20 Palestinians in Occupied East Jerusalem
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