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Israel Tells US It Killed Iranian Colonel in Tehran
  US Envoy: Prospects for Iran Deal Tenuous at Best
  US Sanctions Alleged Iran-Linked 'Oil Smuggling Network'
  Israel Claims Iran Used IAEA Documents to Cover Up Activity
  GOP Senator: Must Be Open To Lifting Terror Label on Iran Guard
China Military Drill Near Taiwan in Response to US
  China Deal Would Increase Cooperation With Pacific Island Nations
EU May Criminalize Breaking Russia Sanctions
  Zelensky: Russia Must Pull Back Troops Before Talks
  Kissinger: Ukraine Must Give Russia Territory to Achieve Peace
FBI Claims It Foiled ISIS Plot Against G.W. Bush
item George Bush's Admission of His Crimes in Iraq Was No 'Gaffe'  by Jonathan Cook
item Clinton Called Out as 'Russiagate' Shot-Caller  by Thomas Knapp
item Why the Afghan Government Collapsed After the US Withdrawal  by Adam Weinstein
item Losing Latin America
 by Ted Snider
item Not Another Cold War  by Micah Meadowcroft
item Biden's Taiwan Remarks Reject the Constitution and His Own Promise  by Bruce Fein

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The World & Ukraine/Russia
Turkey Demands 'Concrete Steps' To Back Nordics' NATO Bids
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US Military
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