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Updated September 21, 2021 - 9:55 PM EDT
US Seeks NATO Help for Airstrikes In Afghanistan
  ISIS Attacks Taliban Targets in Afghanistan
  ISIS Does Not Pose Threat to Afghanistan: Taliban's Mujahid
Saudi Airstrikes Kill 35 Houthis in Maarib
  Groups Push To Use NDAA To End Support for Saudis in Yemen War
US Launches Airstrike Near Idlib, Syria
  ISIS Kills Several Militia Members in Weekend Syria Attacks
Air Force Secretary Says Priorities Are 'China, China, China'
France Looks to EU for Support After Losing Australia Deal
item Mark Milley and the Rogue Military Brass: Dress Rehearsal for a Coup?  by Ted Galen Carpenter
item Who Authorized Afghanistan in the First Place?  by Eric Brakey
item Lawmakers Pave Way for $1.2 Trillion New Military Spending Over Next 10 Years  by Andrew Lautz
item Are the US and China Stumbling Toward an 'Islands War'?  by Patrick J. Buchanan
item How Provocative Are Australia's Nuclear Submarines?  by Ted Snider
item Declining Anglo-Saxon Powers Intensify Alliance  by Joe Lauria

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England Follows New Zealand in Canceling Cricket Tours of Pakistan Over Security Concerns
Taiwan: Will Dark Horse Pushing Cross-Strait Union Upend Two-Way Race for KMT Chair?
Guterres Warns China, US to Avoid New Cold War Ahead of UN Summit
Beijing's Bid to Join Pacific Trade Group May Fail Yet Also Succeed, Experts Say
US Told India It Couldn't Share Nuclear Submarine Technology. 'And Now This ...'
Indian Farmers Remain Defiant, a Year After 'Black Laws' Passed
Myanmar's Suu Kyi Has 'No Comment' on Call for War Against Myanmar Junta
Japan Agrees to Pay for Disposal of Contaminated Wastewater From Marine Air Base on Okinawa
North Korea Derides South's Submarine-Launched Missile as Clumsy, Rudimentary
Five Dead After Shooting With Police in Kazakhstan's Almaty
Armed Gunmen Kill Police Inspector in Southeast Nigeria
Nigeria Extends Phone Blackout as Crackdown on Banditry Spreads
Rebel Attacks Kill 15 Soldiers, Civilians in Western Cameroon
Algeria: Macron Apologizes to Abandoned Harki Fighters
Tunisian President Declares Transitional Rules, New Electoral Law
Egypt: Prisoners Offered Amnesty in Exchange for PR Appearance, Says Report
'I Just Cry': Dying of Hunger in Ethiopia's Blockaded Tigray
Sudan Temporarily Suspends Two Newspapers for Publishing Protest Announcement
Salvadoran President Declares Himself 'Dictator' in Apparent Joke
Nicaragua Asks World Court to Order Colombia to Respect 2012 Ruling on Sea Borders
Two Final Palestinian Escapees 'Beaten, Tortured' by Israeli Forces During Arrests
Hamas Slams Palestinian MK in Israeli Parliament Over Gaza Assault Message
Palestinian Grandmother Blocked From Retrieved Land Seven Years After Court Order
Palestinians Urge Red Cross to Provide Protection to Palestinian Prisoners
Top Israeli, Swedish Diplomat Chat in Effort to Mend Ties
Israel Knesset Members Urge US to Reopen East Jerusalem Consulate
No Iran Nuclear Deal Ministers' Meeting at UN, Says EU's Borrell
Iran Nuclear Chief Urges US to 'Rectify Wrong Policies'
Iran Denies Israeli 'Killer Robot' Assassinated Iranian Nuclear Scientist
Iranian Women Fear Setbacks in Hard-Earned Rights Under Raisi
Iraq Daily Roundup: Three Killed
US Deploying 2,000 Troops to Iraq for Nine Month Period: Report
Lebanon's New Government Wins Confidence Vote After Marathon Session
Lebanon Urges UN Action as Israel Moves Forward With Gas Drilling Plans
Lebanon Economic Crisis: Medics Leaving Country at 'Alarming' Rate
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Saudis Keep China's Top Oil Supplier Spot as Shipments Jump 53%
Syrian Defence Chief Makes Rare Visit to Jordan to Discuss Border Issues
Ukraine Holds Military Drills With US Forces, NATO Allies
US Does Not Recognize Russian Duma Elections on Ukraine Territory
Several Killed in Shooting at Russian University
Four Found Dead Near Polish-Belarus Border, Officials Say
Poland Sending 500 More Troops to Protect Belarus Border
UK Says Relations With France Strong Despite Sub Deal Anger
France Questioned Australia's Commitment to Submarine Deal in June: Source
EU Official Says Aussie Trade Deal Delayed by French Snub
Kosovo Deploys Police, Serbs Protest Amid Border Tension
Dutch Court: Syrian Brothers Guilty of Jabhat Al-Nusra Roles
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