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Updated June 28, 2021 - 9:03 PM EDT
Key Witness in Assange Case Lied in Indictment
US Under Attack in Syria; Iraq Militia Declares War
  US Attacks Ketaib Hezbollah on Iraq-Syria Border
  ISIS Claims Attack on Iraqi Power Station
Docs Found at UK Bus Stop Reveal Defense Plans
  Russian MP Calls on UN, OSCE, PACE To Condemn Black Sea Incident
Iran Won't Cooperate With IAEA Monitoring Deal
  Iran Remains Committed to Nuclear Deal, Won't Negotiate Forever
  Haphazard US Crackdown on Websites Included Iranian Dissidents
US Insists Hadi Is Only Legitimate Govt in Yemen
  111 Fighters Killed in Three Days in Crucial Marib Region
German Envoy on Ukraine/NATO: Afraid of War With Russia
  Ukraine, Turkey Exploit Tatar Genocide Charge Against Russia
US Wants Space Force Ready for War on Moon
item Afghan Government's Potential Collapse Is Another Reason for the US To Leave  by Doug Bandow
item The Iron Fist Is in Place: Azerbaijan's War – an Historical Parallel  by Rick Rozoff
item The Who's Who of Iranian Players Behind the New President  by Muhammad Sahimi
item Joe Biden Must Stand Firm on Afghan Withdrawal  by Daniel L. Davis

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Former US Senator Mike Gravel Dies at 91
RAF Drop Paratroopers Into Jordan During Exercise
Rights Group to Seek Backup After YouTube Shuts Xinjiang Videos
Boko Haram Fighters Pledge to ISIS in Video, Worrying Observers
People Take Up Arms in Two More Provinces to Fight Taliban
Afghan Leader Says Biden Didn't Press Him on US Captive
Senior Taliban Leader Urges Commanders to Install Own System in Captured Areas
Five Districts Fall to Taliban in 24 Hours
Marshal Dostum Vows to Return to North, Suppress Taliban
Thousands Flee Fighting Between Government, Taliban
Afghan Forces Break Taliban Siege in Northern City
Pakistan Won't Take Military Action Against Afghan Taliban: Khan
Taliban Trying to Take Military Equipment to Pakistan: Afghan Official
VP Saleh Calls Ghani Trip to US 'Highly Productive'
Blast Targets Bus in Parwan, 13 Afghans Wounded
China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
China Deploys J-20 Stealth Fighter Jets to Units Monitoring Taiwan Strait
Japan Survey Finds China Top US Partner in Asia
British, US China Hawks Call for 'NATO for Trade' Against Beijing
Apple Daily Editorial Writer Arrested at Airport While Trying to Leave Hong Kong
US Ban on Xinjiang Cotton May Push China to Open Up to More Imports to Meet Demand
US Remains the World's Dominant Power in Cyberspace but China Is Catching Up, Report Says
Myanmar Military Targets Lawyers Defending Political Prisoners
Freed US Editor Says He Was Tortured in Myanmar
Indian Navy to Participate in an Exercise With US Navy Carrier Strike Group
Seven Killed, Many Injured in Blast in Bangladesh
Indian Air Force Base in Kashmir Hit by Explosions
Pakistan Arrests More Suspects in Deadly Car Bomb Attack
Russia Says US Acted in Cahoots With UK Over Black Sea Warship
British Naval Destroyer That Angered Russia Docks in Georgia
German CDU Chancellor Candidate: Nord Stream Could Be Halted if Russia Abuses It
Protesters Bemoan 'Police Violence' at Dusseldorf Rally
Armenian Election Official Rejects Invalid Results Claim
Le Pen's Far Right Fails to Win Breakthrough in French Regional Vote
Clashes in Benghazi Kill at Least Five
Experts Voice Scepticism Over Progress at International Libya Conference
Sudan Peace Talks Stumble Over Division of Powers With Khartoum
Sudan to Cut Government Spending, Increase Social Spending
Sudan Rejects Ethiopian Plan to Fill Giant Dam a Second Time: Senior Official
DR Congo
Church Bomb Blast Wounds Two in Eastern DR Congo
Curfew Declared in Beni, DR Congo, After Third Bomb in Two Days
Somalia's Puntland Region Executes 21 Al-Shabab Fighters
Doctors Without Borders Convoy Attacked in Central African Republic, Woman Killed
Up to 900,000 in Ethiopia's Tigray Face Famine, US Says
Algeria President Starts Consultations to Form New Govt After Polls
Legalization of Medical Cannabis in Morocco Breaks Monopoly of Drug Cartels
Tunisian Navy Rescues Over 170 Migrants Seeking Europe
Nine Dead in Separate Attacks Amid Escalating Violence
Colombia Offers $800,000 Reward for Info on Presidential Helicopter Attack
Police Arrest Brother of Opposition Leader Chamorro
Nicaragua Lambastes Spain's Foreign Minister in Angry Attack
Peru Vote Review to Resume as Country Braces for Protests
Disappearances Rise on Mexico's 'Highway of Death' to Border
Palestinian Auth. Crackdown
Rival Palestinian Groups Clash at Protest Over Activist's Death
Pictures: Protests Continue in Ramallah After Activist's Death
Video: Palestinians Protest Abbas, PA Following Killing of Nizar Banat
PLO Calls for 'Transparent' Probe Into Nizar Banat's Assassination
Palestinian Labor Minister Quits Amid Anti-Government Protests
Palestinian Authority Officers Hit Middle East Eye Journalist in Face With Gas Canister During Protest Crackdown
UN Says Hamas-Run Gaza Will Again Receive Qatar-Funded Fuel
Israeli Government Approves 31 New 'Settlement Zones' in West Bank
Six Palestinians Wounded by Israeli Fire in Anti-Settlements Protests in West Bank
Watch: Palestinian Resistance Fighters Open Fire at Israeli Forces in Jenin
Israeli Forces Injure Two Palestinians in Beita (video)
Amnesty: Israel Used 'Ruthless Excessive Force' Against Palestinian Protesters (video)
#SaveSilwan: 1,500 Palestinians Under Imminent Threat of Displacement
Israeli PM Bennett Announces National Plan to Fight Crime in Arab Community
'Bring Tents': Evyatar Activists Try to Stop Razing of Illegal West Bank Outpost
Eleven Detainees in Palestinian Authority Prisons Stage Hunger Strike
Israeli Soldiers Target Ambulance, Injure Two Medics, in Beita
Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinians, Burn Tents Near Hebron
Israel/Palestine & the World
US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Advances Israel Normalization Bill
Lapid Set to Meet US Secretary of State Blinken in Rome
Israeli Delegation to Visit Egypt to Outline Bennett's 'Vision' for Gaza
Israel and Poland in Diplomatic Row Over Holocaust Property Bill
Gilad Erdan to Step Down as Ambassador to US, Will Continue as UN Envoy
Concerns Rise in Iran Over Internet Access
Iran Grants Clemency to Over 5,000 Prisoners
Iran's Ahmadinejad Says Supports Striking Energy Workers
Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Security Personnel Killed
Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq Leaders Meet at Baghdad Summit
Iraq's PMF Display Tanks and Weaponry in Large Anniversary Parade
Explosive Drones Hit Erbil as Hashd Al-Shaabi Parades Near Baghdad
Three Killed in Explosion in Syria's Afrin
UN Draft Resolution Calls for Syrian Aid Through Two Crossings
Protesters Try to Storm Banks After Currency Hits Record Low
Lebanon Protesters Clash With Security Forces as Currency Plunges
Lebanese Troops Deploy Around Tripoli Following Protests Amid Economic Crisis
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia Reforms: Royal Power Play or Meaningful Change?
Saudi Arabia Releases Two Prominent Human Rights Activists From Prison
Saudi Arabia Has Arrested Nearly 5.7 Million Over Residency, Labor Violations Since 2017
Turkish Police Fire Tear Gas to Disperse Pride March in Istanbul
Erdogan Takes First Step in Controversial Istanbul Canal Project
More Than 18,000 'Terrorists' Neutralized in Less Than Six Yeas: Turkish Minister
Middle East
Over 22,000 Yemenis Displaced as Marib Violence Intensifies: UN
US Air Force Investigating After Squadron Commander Dies in Qatar
US Military
Infantry Training More Intense as Marines Make Major Changes, Commandant Tells Senators
Eglin AFB Is Now Home for First-Of-Its-Kind Electronic Warfare Wing
Air Force Moving F-22 Training Unit to Joint Base Langley-Eustis
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Doug Bandow
Withdrawal From Afghanistan Must Continue: Afghan Government’s Potential Collapse Is Another Reason To Leave

Rick Rozoff
The Iron Fist Is in Place: Azerbaijan's War – an Historical Parallel

Ramzy Baroud
'Putting Lipstick on a Pig': Why Washington Is Fawning Over Israel's New Government

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
Out of the Freezer for Good: The Seeds of the Next Nagorno-Karabakh War

Daniel Larison
The Economic War on Iran Needs To End

Ted Galen Carpenter
Daniel Ortega Is an Autocratic Thug, but Washington Should Leave Him Alone

Ray McGovern
Please! Someone Set Biden Straight on China 'Squeezing' Russia

Dave DeCamp
Despite Pushing Them Together, the US Is Unhappy With Closer Russia-China Ties

Ted Snider
Joe Biden and Latin American Question Marks

Scott Horton
How America Destroyed the Middle East

Sheldon Richman
About That 'Real Estate Dispute' in Sheikh Jarrah

David R. Henderson
Chuck Yeager on War Crimes

Justin Raimondo
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