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Taliban: Foreign Troops Must Leave by Deadline
  Taliban Says Intra-Afghan Peace Talks Will Be 'Accelerated'
  UK May Keep Special Forces in Afghanistan
  US Sneaks Out of Afghanistan's Bagram in the Middle of the Night
Turkey NATO-Backed Bloc From Balkans to Chinese Border
  US, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine in Military Exercise
  Turkey Allows Qatar To Base 36 Warplanes, Hundreds of Troops
  Mongolia, Turkey United in Framework of NATO Partnership
US Shoots Down Armed Drone Near Baghdad Embassy
Heavy Fighting in Central Yemen, Army Claims Advances
Raytheon Gets $2 Billion To Develop Nuclear Cruise Missiles
Japan Deputy PM's Comments on Taiwan Angers China
Syria: US Stealing Grain, Oil, and Building Up Military Bases
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item Hollow Justice of the Settler State  by Maureen Clare Murphy
item Whistleblower Under Investigation After Warning About War With China  by Kevin Gosztola
item It's Saigon in Afghanistan
 by Ron Paul
item Time for US to End Forever Wars  by Paul Gosar
item Pressed for Answers on Syria Cover-Up, OPCW Chief Offers New Lies and Excuses  by Aaron Maté

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Middle East
France, Germany, and China Call on Negotiators to Seize Opportunity in Iran Talks
UN Raises Alarm Over Yemeni Children's Education Amid Conflict
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Afghan Army Chief Pledges to Secure Major Cities, Highways
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Taliban Aim to Present Written Peace Plan at Talks as Soon as Next Month: Spokesman
US to Open Command Center in Qatar to Support Afghan Forces
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Militants Kill Three Pakistani Soldiers Near Afghan Border
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China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
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