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Ukraine To Target Russia Fleet With Western Arms
  Ukraine DM Offers Ukraine as a 'Testing Ground' for NATO Weapons
  EU to Ease Sanctions on Russian Banks to Allow Food Trade
  IMF Warns of Deep Recessions in Europe if Russia Cuts Gas Supply
  Zelensky Firings Create Concerns About Corruption, Russian Moles
House OKs Expanding NATO Into Sweden, Finland
  Senators Back DoJ Plan to Use RICO Laws to Target Russian Assets
Nancy Pelosi To Visit Taiwan Despite Warnings From China
  Kissinger Warns Biden Against Endless Confrontation With China
US Bombs Somalia, Says Two Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed
item If Americans Won't Battle for Kyiv Today, Why Would They Do So Tomorrow?  by Doug Bandow
item War in Ukraine May Be Impossible to Stop – the US Deserves Much of the Blame.  by Christopher Caldwell
item Biden Hides Behind 'Great Power Competition' to Maintain the Bankrupt Status Quo  by Daniel Larison
item All Is Well, Everyone Is for Apartheid  by Hagai El-Ad

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