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Updated September 27, 2021 - 9:54 PM EDT
Trump Admin Considered Murdering Assange
  Ray McGovern on Isikoff's Cops and Robbers Camouflage the Big Lie
US Won't Ask Taliban Permission for Airstrikes
  Acting Defense Minister Orders Forces to Respect Amnesty
50 Killed in Heavy Fighting in Yemen's Maarib
  Millions of Yemenis 'Marching Towards Starvation': UN Food Chief
UN: 350,000 Killed in Syria War; Says Undercount
  Russia Strikes Pro-Turkey Rebel Base in Syria, Killing Seven
House Defeats Measure to Demilitarize the Police
Texas Moves to Divest From Ben & Jerry's
item Crisis Ravages Yemen: Yet Biden Continues to Service Saudi Arabia War Machine  by Doug Bandow
item The Dangerous Rise of a New Stab-In-The-Back Myth  by Joe Cirincione
item 20 Years After 9/11, the Men Charged Are Still Waiting for Trial  by Lisa Hajjar
item Decoding Biden's UN Speech  by Ted Snider
item A Forever Wall for Our Forever Wars  by Nick Turse
item Europe Sees US Engaged in New Cold War but Wants No Part of It  by Jim Lobe

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China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
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China Seeks Support From Southeast Asia After US, Britain, and Australia Unveil New Security Pact
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US, Pakistan Face Each Other Again on Afghanistan Threats
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South Korea Urges North to Restore Hotlines for Any Talks
Myanmar Junta Blames Internet Blackouts on Anti-Coup Fighters
Serbian Troops on Heightened Alert at Kosovo Border
Govt Offices in Kosovo Targeted as Tensions Soar With Serbia
German Social Democrats Beat Conservatives in Vote to Decide Merkel Successor
Germany Sees Rise in Election-Related Crime
Three Russian Fighter Jets Escort US Bomber in Pacific Ocean
Cyprus Says Turkey Eyes Island's Control With 2-State Deal
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Two Israeli Soldiers Seriously Wounded by Friendly Fire in West Bank Operation
Israeli Forces Kill Five Palestinians in Raids Near Jenin and Jerusalem
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Palestinian Authority Urges Sudan to Hand Over Confiscated Assets
Palestinian Media Leaks Picture, Address of Incoming Shin Bet Head
Israeli PM to Meet Bahrain, UAE Ministers in New York
Under US Sanctions, Iran and Venezuela Strike Oil Export Deal
Russia Calls on US to 'Be More Active' to Revive Iran Nuclear Deal
Iraq Daily Roundup: 29 Killed
Iraq and Iran Agree on Gas, Electricity Export at UN
Iraq to Arrest Three Iraqis Over Calls for Normalization With Israel
Baghdad Condemns Iraq-Kurd Forum in Erbil Promoting Normalization With Israel
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Syrian Refugees in Fear as Sentiment Turns Against Them in Turkey
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