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Updated July 21, 2022 - 9:15 PM EDT
Russia's Goals Now Expand Beyond Donbas
  US, Allies Discussing Training Ukrainian Pilots on Western Aircraft
Ukraine First Lady Asks Congress for More Arms
  Zelensky's Sacking of Senior Officials Raises Corruption Concerns
  Ukraine DM Offers Ukraine as a 'Testing Ground' for NATO Weapons
Biden: Military Says Pelosi's Taiwan Trip 'Not a Good Idea'
  China Slams US After US Warship Transits Taiwan Strait
  Trump-Era Tariffs on Chinese Tech Imports Cost US Firms $32 Billion
Turkey Attacks North Iraq Tourist Resort, Killing Eight
  ISIS Kills Six Iraqi Police North of Baghdad
Iran Says Fatwa Against Making Nukes Is Unchanged
item Why Do We Keep Listening to the 'TV' Generals on Ukraine?  by Daniel L. Davis
item UN 'List of Shame': Equating the Israeli Perpetrator and the Palestinian Victim  by Ramzy Baroud
item Ukraine-US-Russia: Dangers of
 by Ray McGovern
item The Empire Is Showing More and More of Its True Face  by Caitlin Johnstone

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