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Updated October 1, 2021 - 8:49 PM EDT
Taliban Reacts to Senate Bill To Sanction Them
  Taliban Tells Fighters to Leave Afghan Homes They Took Over
EU: Iran Talks To Resume in 'Acceptable Period'
  Satellite Images Show Damage at Tehran 'Missile' Site
  Norway Charges Professor for Giving Iranians Access to Knowledge
US, Chinese Militaries Hold Two Days of Talks
  Beijing Slams US Commerce Chief's Hope to Slow Chinese Innovation
US, Russia Agree to Continue Arms Control Talks
Bicameral Bills To Take Back War Powers From President
State Dept: Microwaves Didn't Cause 'Havana Syndrome'
US Says It Has No Plans To Normalize Relations With Syria
Iraqis Fear for Lives After Botched Pro-Israel Conference
item 'A Horrible Mistake' – Recovering from America’s Imperial Delusions  by Andrew Bacevich
item Afghanistan Is No Longer Simply a US Problem  by Doug Bandow
item Has Neo-Orientalism Killed Our Ability To Sense Limits of Western Influence?  by Anatol Lieven
item Defensive, Not Aggressive  by Andrew Cockburn
item Novichok Secret Paralyzes British Doctors Following German Doctor's Disclosures  by John Helmer
item 'Israel Was Born in Sin,' Says Former PM's Son  by Ofer Aderet

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Khashoggi Murder: US Rep. Calls on Lawmakers to Hold Saudis to Account
Appeals Court Grapples With Constitutional Protections for Guantanamo Detainees
EU, Australia Trade Talks Halted After Submarine Deal Controversy With France
Biden Snubbed Meeting With Abbas at UN, Says Report
Generals Were Blindsided by the Afghan Army's Big Quit, but Enlisted Troops Saw It Coming
Taliban-Led Govt Pledges to Pay Salaries, Restart Programs
Airspace Revenue Drops, Afghanistan Airline Industry Struggling
UAE Allows Blocked Afghanistan Evacuation Flight to Depart for US
Afghan Sniper Who Worked With UK Special Forces 'Shot Dead by the Taliban'
Private Groups Aiding Thousands in Afghanistan Worry About Dwindling Funds
Multiple Reports of Assault, Robbery Among Afghan Evacuees at Military Bases
China Sends Afghanistan Food, Winter Supplies as Country Remains Cash-Strapped
Afghanistan: Islam Emirate's Envoy Seeks UN Acceptance
Afghans Complain of Delays in Iran Visa Process
G20 to Hold Extraordinary Meeting on Afghanistan in October
US Backs Global Role for Taiwan: Diplomat
China Tried to Get Philippines to Drop Review of US Defense Pact, Defense Chief Says
China Points Finger at AUKUS as It Rallies Support From Mexico to Join CPTPP
India Counters China in Sri Lanka With $700 Million Port Deal
Japan Unprepared for Taiwan Crisis Fallout if China Pursues 'Military Reunification' Route: Ex-Navy Chief
Ganging Up on China 'Is Doomed to Fail', Beijing's Ambassador Tells India
Lawmaker Asks Linkedin, Microsoft Why They Censored US Journalists' Accounts in China
North Korea Tests Anti-Aircraft Missile: State Media
North Korea's Kim Offers To Restore Inter-Korean Hotline, Slams US
North Korea's Kim Condemns US Dialogue Offer as 'Facade'
Duterte Drug War Critic Nominated to Run as Philippine President
Myanmar Military Takes Responsibility for Economic Crisis
Marine Corps Finds Low Levels of Toxins in Wastewater Flowing From Okinawa Air Station
Nigerian Military Says Air Strike Hit ISIS, Playing Down Alleged Civilian Deaths
'We Are Under Bandits': Dozens Killed and Abducted in Nigeria
Ethiopia Orders Expulsion of Seven Top UN Officials for 'Meddling'
Ethiopians in Three Regions Go to Polls in Delayed Election
UN Extends Mission to Libya, but Only Until January
Libya Rivals Begin Talks in Morocco Amid Doubts Over December Elections
Tunisian Politicians Call for Resumption of Parliament
Tunisia's Ennahdha Slams 'Unconstitutional' Nomination of PM
Burkina Faso
Mine Blast Kills Five Soldiers in Northern Burkina Faso: Army
Burkina Faso Parties Agree Strategy to Tackle Security Crisis
Guinea Junta Chief to Be Sworn in Friday as Interim President
Tear Gas Fired at Thousands Rallying for Civilian Rule in Sudan
New Zealand
New Zealand Tightens 'Terror' Law After ISIS-Linked Knife Attack
The War at Home
In One More Hurdle for Iron Dome, Rand Paul Refuses to Fast-Track $1 Billion in New Funding
More Than Half of Police Killings in the US Are Unreported in Govt Data, Lancet Study Finds
Report Finds 'Significant Lapse' in FBI's Management of Surveillance Warrants
Dozens of Lawmakers Demand Release of Marine From Pretrial Confinement
Special Ops Troops 'Hunkered Down' in California Airport Hangar After Nighttime Ninja Attack
US Legislation Aimed at Huawei, ZTE Telecoms Infrastructure in Europe Gains Momentum
US Lambasts Settler Assault on Palestinians in South Hebron Hills
Israeli Soldiers Kill Three Palestinians in West Bank, Gaza, and Jerusalem
Report: Israel 'Tortures' Recaptured Palestinian Prisoners
Israeli Occupation Forces Kill Palestinian Youth, Injure Two Others Near Jenin
Settlers Plant Palestinian-Owned Land as Means to Seize It South of Bethlehem
Palestinian Teen Charged Over Jerusalem Central Bus Station Stabbing
Iran's Army to Hold Drill Near Tense Border With Azerbaijan
Beset by Inflation, Iranians Struggle With High Food Prices
Israeli Drone Crashes in Lebanon; Hezbollah Claims to Shoot It Down
In Crisis-Struck Lebanon, School Year Is Gripped by Chaos
Jordan Discusses Ways to Hasten Delivery of Egyptian Natural Gas to Lebanon
Turkey's Erdogan Accuses Senior Biden Official Brett McGurk of 'Supporting Terrorism'
Turkey Wants Compensation for Ouster From US-Led Jet Program
Turkey to Work With Russia on Space, Submarines, and Warships, Says Erdogan
Search Intensifies After Seven Palestinians Disappear in Turkey
Bahrain, Israel Cement Year-Old Accord, Open New Embassy
Israel's Lapid Holds Landmark Meetings With Bahrain's King, Crown Prince
First Commercial Flight Between Israel and Bahrain Lands at Ben Gurion Airport
#bahrainrejectszionists: Protesters Slam Opening of Israeli Embassy in Manama
Middle East
Iraq Monthly Roundup: 149 Killed
Saudi Arabia Sees Fuller State Coffers Next Year on Surging Oil Prices
Belarusian Security Forces Detain 50 People Over Social Media Posts on Minsk Shooting: Rights Group
Man Killed by Belarus Security Forces Worked for US-Based Software Firm
French Ambassador Back in the US
Kosovo, Serbia Reach Deal to Deescalate Border Tensions
Greek Prime Minister: No Intention of Arms Race With Turkey
US Urges Bosnian Serb Leader to Halt Secessionist Rhetoric
Ukraine Says Soldier Killed in Pro-Russian Separatist Attack
Russia Urges Calm Between Ally Tajikistan, Afghanistan
Top Cuban Diplomat Urges Biden to Lift Trump Sanctions
Some 1,900 Colombian Guerrillas Operating From Venezuela, Says Colombia Military Chief
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