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Updated October 8, 2021 - 8:07 PM EDT
Afghan Mosque Bomb Kills Scores of Worshippers
  20th Anniversary of US Attack on Afghanistan
  Rural Afghans: 'Everyone Here Hated the Americans'
US Troops Deployed to Taiwan for at Least a Year
  CIA Creates New Mission Center That Will Focus Solely on China
US Seeks 'Imminent' Return to Iran Nuclear Talks
  Iran Generals: Israel an 'Uninvited and Disruptive Security Element'
UN Ends Yemen War Crimes Probe
Moscow: NATO's Expulsion Undermines Normalization
Kurdish Official Says US Committed to Staying in Syria
item Don't Be Deceived – US Aid to Israel Is Not About Saving Lives  by Jonathan Cook
item Supreme Court to Hear Whether Abu Zubaydah's Torture Is 'Secret'  by John Kiriakou
item In Afghanistan, America Failed to Know Its Enemy and Itself  by Srdja Trifkovic
item No Accountability and
No Apologies
 by Karen Greenberg
item Chinese 'Disinformation' and US Propaganda  by Joshua Cho
item The Biden Administration's Gaffe-Prone Foreign Policy Team  by Ted Galen Carpenter

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Canada Invited Chelsea Manning to Country Just So She Could Be Thrown Out
Russia to Invite Taliban to International Talks in Moscow Oct. 20
Taliban Still Struggling for International Recognition
Afghan Culture Ministry Calls ISIS a 'Headache,' Not 'Threat'
Son of Afghanistan's Former Defense Minister Buys $20.9 Million Beverly Hills Mansion
Cash Airlifts Planned to Bypass Taliban and Help Afghans
US Charges Alleged Ex-Taliban Commander With Killing US Troops
Afghans Complain of Inability to Withdraw Salaries From Banks
Ministry Begins Returning Displaced Families in Kabul to Home Provinces
UN Rights Body Establishes Investigator for Afghanistan
UN Targets on Afghan Resettlements 'Doable' Says EU, but Without Commitments
Afghanistan Public Universities to Reopen Soon: Officials
Taiwan Does Not Seek Military Confrontation, Says President
US, China Must Manage 'Intense Competition', Says Jake Sullivan
US Electronics Firm Struck Deal to Transport and Hire Uyghur Workers
Lawmakers Call for End to 'Strategic Ambiguity' on Taiwan
US, Japan, Australia Tout Support of Infrastructure Projects as 'Transparent' Alternative to China's 'Coercive Debt Financing'
ASEAN Could Bar Myanmar General From Leaders' Summit
Myanmar Court Bars Translator at Secrets Trial of Australian
Philippines Court Acquits 19 Policemen in Killing of Mayor Detained Over Drugs
WHO Starts Shipping Covid-19 Medical Supplies to North Korea
Two Kashmir Schoolteachers Shot Dead as Civilian Killings Spike
Chairman of England Cricket Board Resigns After Controversial Decision to Cancel Pakistan Tour
Russia Wants to Establish Navy Arctic Fleet
Russia Charges Cybersecurity Executive With Treason
Russia Pledges To Boost Gas Supplies to Europe Amid Energy Crunch
Ukraine Parliament Fires Speaker Amid Ruling Party Squabbles
Ukraine to Produce Turkish Armed Drones: Minister
Greece Ratifies Landmark Intra-NATO Defense Pact With France
AUKUS: French Contractor 'Astonished' at Cancelation of Australia Submarine Deal
UK Regulator Refused to Investigate Muslim Charity's Complaints of Police Harassment
Polish Court Rules Constitution Has Primacy Over EU Laws
Kosovo War Veterans Plead Innocent to Witness Intimidation
Italian Defense Ministry Drops Drone Program, Instead Buying Piaggio Aircraft for $198 Million
Bulgarian Police Detain Three Foreigners After Sensitive Data Goes Missing at Arms Plant
Finland Tweaks 2022 Budget to Accommodate $12 Billion Hx Fighter Purchase
Venezuela Blames US Veto for Delay in Covid-19 Funds From IMF
In Iraqi Elections, Guns and Money Still Dominate Politics
Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Killed
Settlers Brutally Attack Palestinian Farmers During Olive Harvest
Israel Army Fails to Act After Settler Fires Toward Palestinians With Soldier's Weapon
Israel, Hamas Fail to Agree on Prisoner Exchange Deal During Indirect Talks in Cairo
Sheikh Jarrah Families Say Israeli Court Offer Is a 'Push Against the Wall'
Palestinians Reject Israeli Ruling on Jewish Prayer at Al-Aqsa
Months After Citizenship Law Falls, Ban on Palestinian Spouses Still in Place
Israeli Settlers Take Over Home in Jerusalem's Silwan
Palestinian Actress Decries 'Ethnic Cleansing' After Winning Ophir Award in Israel
Iranian State TV: Speedboats Intercepted US Navy Vessel
Iranian FM in Beirut Discusses 'Positive' Iran-Saudi Talks
Iranian Foreign Minister Meets Top Lebanese Officials
Jordan Aims to Supply Lebanon With Electricity by Year-End: Minister
Syrian Network for Human Rights Website Targeted in Cyberattacks, Putting It Offline
Danish Women Evacuated From Syrian Camps Charged With Terrorism Links
Germany and Denmark Repatriate Women, Children From Syria Camp
UN: 10,000 Displaced as Clashes Escalate Over Key Yemen City
Cosy Cabins Appear on Sanaa Hotel Roofs as War Curtails Tourism Elsewhere
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Court Upholds 20-Year Term for Critic, Draws US Rebuke
Saudi Wealth Fund Buys England's Newcastle United Soccer Team
Turkey Seeks 40 F-16 Jets To Upgrade Air Force
Nigeria Rescues 187 People From Kidnappers
Nigeria Cranks Up Spending to Record $39.8 Billion in 2022 Budget
US Criticizes Tunisia Press Crackdown
Algeria Urges Morocco to Quit Western Sahara Buffer Zone
UN Chief Demands Proof From Ethiopia After Staff Expulsion
South Sudan Orders Bank Accounts of Activists Frozen
Morocco Names New Govt, Keeps Foreign and Interior Ministers
Another Armed Indigenous Vigilante Group Appears in Mexico
US Says Security Cooperation With Mexico 'Due for Updated Look' Ahead of Talks
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