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Biden Signs War2-Era Lend-Lease for Ukraine
  Democrats Increase Biden’s Ukraine Aid Request to $40 Billion
  The West Announces New Weapons for Kiev, Sanctions on Moscow
  Moldova Separatists Report Drone Strikes Near Ukraine Border
  Sen. Graham Pushes To Designate Moscow a State Sponsor of Terror
Esper: Trump Killed Soleimani for Political Gain
  EU Envoy Heads to Iran to Try to Salvage Nuclear Deal
US, France To Supply Iraq With Advanced Weapons
  Tensions Lead to Iraq Intra-Shi'ite Violence
US Official Condemns Israeli Settlement Expansion
FBI Memo: Direct Connection Between Saudi Govt and 9/11
item Make NATO a Pacific Power? British Government Comes Up With Another Dumb Idea  by Doug Bandow
item Reckless and Ruthless? Yes. but Is Putin Insane? No.  by Anatol Lieven
item American Progressives Join the War Party  by James Carden
item What the Media Isn't Telling You About Russiagate  by Ray McGovern

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The World & Ukraine/Russia
UN Security Council Calls for 'Peaceful Solution' on Ukraine
Pelosi Urges US Congress to Approve $33 Billion in Aid for Ukraine by End of May
German Police Investigate Device Found at Russian News Agency in Berlin
Finland, Sweden Need to Move Now: Former NATO Secretary General
German Parliament President in Kyiv to Discuss Arms, EU Membership Bid With Zelensky
Biden Admin Accelerates Plans to Reopen Kyiv Embassy
Berlin Police Roll Up Ukraine Flag at WWII Ceremony
French Elections
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Eleven Egyptian Soldiers Killed 'Foiling Terrorist Attack' East of Suez Canal
Egypt's Economy Set for Further Blows After US Interest Rate Hike
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Burkina Faso's Displaced Numbers Swell Amid Jihadi Violence
At Least 35 Killed in Attack on DR Congo Gold Mine
Libya's Tobruk Parliament to Participate in Election Talks
Kenya Enters Talks With US on Free Trade Agreement
UN Rights Chief Denounces Christian-Muslim Violence in Ethiopia
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China/Taiwan/Hong Kong
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